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American Art Collector|December 2020
Thompson was the Grand Prize Winner of International Artist magazine’s Challenge No. 117, Florals & Garden
GERRY THOMPSON

Canadian artist Gerry Thompson is often inspired by her own life when painting. Many times her pieces reflect the beauty of overlooked or floral subjects. Over the past few years, her primary focus has been large-scale paintings of peonies. “These have been my most joyous of all of my painting life. I find beauty in life itself, even in difficult times, and I just paint what inspires me,” she says. “There are no political or social messages. The viewers will make their own observations.”

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