Title: ALLEY OF THE DREAM by Leonid Afremov
Size: 20"Wide x 36"High (50cm x 90cm)
Condition: Excellent Brand New
Gallery Estimated Value: $3,500
Medium: 100% hand painted oil painiting on Canvas by Leonid Afremov - Recreation of an older painting
Signed by Leonid Afremov, Certificate of Authenticity provided.
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about this painting:
ALLEY OF THE DREAM
Dreaming of future on the Alley of the Dream
“Alley of the dream” is created with palette knife. When one paints with palette knife it looks as if you put the butter on the bread. The result the painter can achieve with palette knife is absolutely different than painting with a brush. It is convenient for its capability to create texture. Many large palette knife paintings look impressive thanks to this feature. Here are the main facts about the palette knife in case you do not know them:
· There is also such tool as a painting knife and it differs from the palette knife, though the painters can use different tools interchangeably.
· Palette knife is a long spatula that is used to mix paints and scrape it clean. Usually it is not used for putting paint on the painting. The knife is straight or bent a little.
· The painting knife is bent in the handle so that hand was not close to the surface of the canvas. You can spoil it with your knuckles. It takes time for the painting to get dry so you should be cautious with it.
· The shapes of the palette knife can be different.
Alley of the dream for people with big hopes
We see tall trees on the alley of the dream that are associated with big hopes and dreams of people. Whether we want it or not, people create the image of the aim they want to attain. When person lives with some idea year after year, it is gradually getting real for him. One should not be afraid of big hopes and devise the most unexpected ones without fear. Large paintings can even reflect them if you want to be more persistent trying to achieve your goals. It will be the visual reminding for you, therefore you will not forget your aim and will strive to achieve with all means possible. Big canvases in your house will tell of big hopes you have.
Paintings will help to define the goals
It is great to dream and visualize it because we can achieve better heights. Such visual reminders contribute to decision making. Multiple experiments performed by the scientists also said about positive influence of dreams in our life. Dream is like a goal in other words, which are hard to achieve unless you define them so. The goals should be specific as this is the main reason why they are not achieved. It should be done in writing, but it will be even more specific if you do it with painting.