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    Shadow Play

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    Price: 2,475.00 USD
    Contact Ken Nash
    604 375-3155
    www.realscapes.ca
    Added 2017-08-23 15:35:41
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    It was a still day in late winter up north. The early March sunshine was still weak but the snow seemed to absorb the light once it was free from the shadows of the trees. I found a big old log that had toppled partially into the stream and cleared the snow that had draped its broad surface. This spot afforded me a momentary perch to relax and take in the view of the stream. The water was slowly awakening and chafing at the banks but couldn't quite dissolve the ice that crusted at the edges. It was so peaceful. So quiet. I just knew that I wanted to capture this moment of time to share with others.

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    Name of Artist: Ken Nash
    Width (inches): 40
    Height (inches): 30
    Country: Canada
    Media: Acrylic
    Painting Style: Representational: Landscape / Nature
    Social Media Connect @: Realscapes Nashart (Facebook)

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