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Welcome to Followingalice

Hello and welcome! Ever since I was a child, I had this drive that I needed to delve into the images that I had in my head and the emotions that coarsed through my body. I found working with color and shape gave me a great release for what I was feeling or an issue that I was mentally and emotionally trying to process. My paintings are very vivid, bright and bold. They can be seen as chaotic but with rigid structure in the construction of the very symmetrical shapes that I use. I find that in myself I am very fly by the seat of my pants, with an almost crippling fear of what disaster might lurk around any corner. I find my paintings to be a calming of this constant battle that I find within myself, the ardent dreamer squashed by the pessimistic realist. More »