Home is Near the Sea, 2001.

Oil and collage on canvas,

30 x 30 inches.

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About This Artwork: I painted this in 2001 when I lived in San Pedro, CA. It is about purging past traumas that haunted my soul like ghosts. The house represents my body and mind and the flowers are a renewal of life to come, leaving the worst behind and looking forward to the future.