Piper Paints Stuff

In the fall of 2015 I waked into a Pier 1, saw a print of a lovely oversized multicolored bird, began envisioning how bright and happy my living room would look with it, and promptly shriveled up and perished when looking at the price tag. Defiant, I marched over half a block to the Michael’s craft store, bought my first canvas and handful of acrylic paints for .99, and made my first ever painting.

I don’t claim to be any good at it but it’s been a joy to pass the rainy evenings and long road trips in Newfoundland with a paintbrush and an incongruous horror movie playing in the background on Netflix.

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the Pier 1 print


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my vibrant reimaginings (*cough* knock-offs)

While my owls may not have been the most original, I had so much fun with colors that I hatched a few other rainbow-esque brain children.


Now I’m hanging out in the pretty pink skies of Landscape Town and we’ll see where this silly hobby takes me.

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My favorite will always be nonsensically colorful creations:


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