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My inspiration for my oil painting – Girl with a Pearl Earring.

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Tweet I wanted to share with you my latest oil painting I just finished, inspired by one of my favorite artists Johannes Vermeer and his painting subject Girl with a Pearl Earring. I chose to paint her because of the mystery that’s still hanging behind the story and also, because Vermeer chose ordinary subjects including people and painted what he saw. He was an amazing painter and his focus was on the moment only, which made the viewer create the story. I love that about him. It is amazing though,…read more