Out In the Open

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Out In the Open

3,700.00

24" x 18½"  (61 cm x 47 cm) pastel on pastel paper

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He feels a bit exposed out among the elements, but those elements are his connection to nature, something we are all a part of. Why should he care so much if others might see? That’s no way to live! Letting go of those trivial concerns he is overcome with a tremendous sense of freedom. And he realizes, things are so much better out in the open.

The original depicts a nude male couple taking a shower outdoors. However, as I was working on it, I kept debating whether the front figure should be nude or not.  I first finished it with him wearing a swimsuit, and had it scanned, then I erased the swimsuit and made him nude.  I then scanned it again.  Thus, I was able to release prints of the final nude version plus a variant print with him in the swimsuit.