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Wednesday, 26 December 2012

Local Artist Brenda Stonehouse Painting Receives Kudos

Kawartha Lakes Mums - Have Your Met Brenda Stonehouse - Artist?

Kawartha Lakes Mums: on Twitter or Facebook? You may know Brenda Stonehouse as the communications officer for City of Kawartha Lakes. Do you know her alternate persona?

Brenda Stone House - Kawartha Lakes Artist

Brenda Stonehouse is also a professional artist, and mother, who writes a very interesting blog about her painting. Over the past few months Brenda has been working on a commissioned painting, which needed to be kept under wraps as it was to be given as a present. The painting, called "The Retreat" is the view from a very special place for her client. She worked from a photograph taken on an overcast day and was asked to brighten it up. This, as you can imagine, must have been extremely challenging, having to change things without personally having visited the spot. This left her wondering-

Did she get it right?
'The Retreat' Features a view of fall foliage overlooking a lake vibrant reds,oranges,and touches of green by Brenda Stonehouse KAwartha Lakes Artist
'The Retreat' by Brenda Stonehouse Kawartha Lakes
The recipient was thrilled with the painting and sent her this email:
"Your painting captures the heart and soul of a place which has been in my life since I was thirteen years old. Your brush speaks out the vibrant beauty of my special place. Thank you so much for doing such a lovely work for me."
Congratulations Brenda!
We are pleased to offer Brenda Stonehouse a position of honour in our new Kawartha Lakes Mums Blog Gallery.

You can enjoy Reading Brenda's blog too ! Catch all Brenda Stone House's blog updates as they are posted here on Kawartha Lakes Mums:

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