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Daily Oil Paintings by Sister Maresa Lilley, SND


race to Paint

Daily Oil Paintings
by Sister Maresa Lilley, SND

Boy Blue (Middle)

The title,” Boy Blue,” is after both the shirt and the nursery rhyme of “Little Boy Blue.” Compared to yesterday’s post, you can see the color scheme arising. I like the dark pop of this little guy’s head against the aquas and golds. Hopefully, it will be further enhanced in the days to come.



6×8″ oil paint on gessoed canvas paper.

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I am Sister Maresa Lilley, a member of the Sisters of Notre Dame, located in Chardon, Ohio, USA. For many years, I have enjoyed a passion that permits me to reflect upon simple reality with a brush in hand. To capture a simple essence on canvas and to discover inherent beauty is a daily immersion.

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