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Michelle Courier to be featured at C2C Gallery

Anonymous • Jul 21, 2015 at 11:09 AM

“On our trips, my dad would photograph the landscape, some old rusty truck in the middle of a field or a storefront that he found interesting,” she said. “When we returned home, each fall and winter he would paint the images he found most inspiring.

“The process of converting a photograph to a painting goes far beyond tracing the lines of an image,” Courier said. “It is capturing the essence of that place that makes it a work of art.”

Courier considers herself a realist and impressionistic painter. Bouncing between the two, she loves to create visible brushstrokes and textures that allow two different ways to enjoy the painting. Up close, they are impressionistic; from a distance, they are very realistic.  


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