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Amy Becherer

Freelance Real Life Painter & Creative Writer

2002

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Said "I am working on a commissioned oil painting for acquaintances I met as a writer at Hubpages. I recently had a Letter to the Editor of Vogue and Elle magazines publish my submittals and am working towards submitting articles to both."
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Said "Thank you, Amy.Your artwork's beautiful." to Amy Becherer
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This is my interpretation of the mythical Tumnis from The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe painted with oils on canvas.
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This is intended as a nostalgic work called "Sunday Afternoon in The Park", a sepia tone oil painting on canvas
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About Me:
Having just exited my second unsuccessful marriage, I am looking toward the
horizon with trepidation and exhilaration at the prospect of living
authentically, by my own rules, for the first time in my life. I feel reborn, the
daunting unknown ahead, coupled with the experience of 50 plus years behind me,
amounts to a life under construction. Like my oil paintings, a blank canvas,
comes to life with each stroke of the brush. The background of my canvas is
already created, colored by the years, but the details, the heart of the
painting, are yet to be determined by the choices I make.

I am a self-taught oil painter and have sold several paintings without promotion, but rather through several occasions where my work was simply seen. I would describe my work as realism with...
Location
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States