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Montana lanscape in alla prima, impasto technique, by Erin Hanson

Montana Blues



24 x 30 in



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Warm tones brush the tips of these trees waiting for spring, in this peaceful painting of the Montana landscape near Glacier National Park. The brush strokes are thick and impressionistic, creating a mosaic of color and texture.


ERIN HANSON is a life-long painter, beginning her study of oils as a young child.  Her passion for natural beauty is seen in her work as she transforms vistas familiar and rare into stunning interpretations of bold color, playful rhythms and raw emotional impact. Her frequent forays into National Parks and other havens of nature include backpacking expeditions, rock climbing, and photo safaris.  Hanson's unique painting style has become known as Open Impressionism, which is now taught in art schools around the world. With hundreds of collectors eagerly anticipating her work and millions of followers online, Hanson has become an iconic, driving force in the rebirth of contemporary impressionism, and she is quickly recognized as a prolific, modern master.

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