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Margaret Powell Art

Antique Mirror and Sunflowers

Antique Mirror and Sunflowers

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In the warm summer of 2021, amidst an unexpected garden visit, a dear friend arrived with arms full of vibrant floral gifts, preparing for a delightful, socially distanced coffee catch-up. The scene was set, and the atmosphere brimmed with a sense of camaraderie and hope as we navigated the times.

As an artist, I have always been captivated by the interplay between light and glass, and the sight of those joyful blooms arranged in a clear vase was simply irresistible. The addition of my cherished 150-year-old mirror lent a sense of history and depth, creating a mesmerising tableau that I felt compelled to capture on canvas.

Sunflowers, symbolic of loyalty and devotion, seemed to perfectly embody the enduring bond I shared with my friend. Their golden petals, reaching for the sun, were a testament to resilience and the power of connection, even in the most challenging of circumstances.

With each brushstroke, I endeavoured to encapsulate the essence of that unforgettable summer day - the laughter, the conversation, and the gentle sway of sunflowers against the backdrop of the ever-changing sky. The painting now stands as a tribute to the unwavering support and love of true friendship, a reminder that even in the midst of uncertainty, there is always beauty to be found.

Every time I gaze upon the canvas, I am transported back to that magical moment when two friends gathered in a sunlit garden, surrounded by the tender embrace of sunflowers, and the world seemed to pause, allowing us to simply enjoy each other's company and the splendor of nature.

Acrylic on stretched canvas

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