Amelia Unframed Print

Amelia Unframed Print

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Amelia has to be one of the prettiest names ever, I think. I was friends with a girl named Amelia in primary school. She was gorgeous inside and out. A total sweetheart and strikingly beautiful - so very pale she was almost glowingly translucent but equally - she had the most vibrant curly blond hair that would have made her the envy of most. Perhaps her most endearing feature was her chicken-pox scar on her cheek - the imperfection of it was in stark contrast with her otherwise perfectly symmetrical features and I just thought it was so beautifully and delicately placed there and wished I had one the same. I added the berries to the right of this king protea inspired by that mark on her face and I often wonder if she is well and happy as she was truly so kind to ‘6 year old me.’

I would often go to Amelia’s home in the afternoons. Her mother cut up pears for us (a fruit I had never had at my own home and that to this day remains a ‘festive’ food in my head as a result of how it felt like a treat back then.)

A departure from my usually airy tones, this work is complex, glamorous, mature, festive, timeless and totally more-ish. Everything about it makes me smile - one of those days painting where everything goes exactly-more-than-right.

 

Free shipping worldwide on all orders.

Amelia has to be one of the prettiest names ever, I think. I was friends with a girl named Amelia in primary school. She was gorgeous inside and out. A total sweetheart and strikingly beautiful - so very pale she was almost glowingly translucent but equally - she had the most vibrant curly blond hair that would have made her the envy of most. Perhaps her most endearing feature was her chicken-pox scar on her cheek - the imperfection of it was in stark contrast with her otherwise perfectly symmetrical features and I just thought it was so beautifully and delicately placed there and wished I had one the same. I added the berries to the right of this king protea inspired by that mark on her face and I often wonder if she is well and happy as she was truly so kind to ‘6 year old me.’

I would often go to Amelia’s home in the afternoons. Her mother cut up pears for us (a fruit I had never had at my own home and that to this day remains a ‘festive’ food in my head as a result of how it felt like a treat back then.)

A departure from my usually airy tones, this work is complex, glamorous, mature, festive, timeless and totally more-ish. Everything about it makes me smile - one of those days painting where everything goes exactly-more-than-right.

 

Fine art reproductions (prints) are printed on the very best archival cotton rag or archival stretched canvas as chosen by you by a small family firm in Brisbane.

As with all new arrivals, we’d love to see you celebrate it properly. We suggest popping some champagne and taking a picture once it’s hanging on your wall. 

We’d love to see your celebrations. You can tag us on Instagram @thenewdevine or send your snaps to us by replying to your order email.

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Shipping

Free shipping worldwide (yay!). Whilst we aim to post most orders within 48 hours on business days (because weekends...you know...are a thing) there are a few exceptions...

A1 and A0 artworks are printed to order as are all stretched canvas artworks. Please allow an extra 5-10 business days for printing in addition to standard Australia Post delivery estimates. We often have things ready MUCH sooner but sometimes, our printer is overwhelmed with our orders so please be patient if your new art takes a little longer to arrive. We promise it will be worth it.

Original Artworks: We very carefully varnish originals and pack them incredibly well once they are sold. Seamus is in charge of all of that and he’s meticulous - he used to work on gas rigs so when it comes to safety and attention to detail? He doesn’t compromise. It can sometimes take him a whole day to pack an original depending on the size with his unique system so you can imagine if we sell a couple of originals all at once he gets very busy! An extra couple of days for careful packing is absolutely worth it for a safe delivery of your art, though. Expect a week or so between ordering your original and it being posted. I promise it will be worth it.

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Framing

Please note all prints are sold unframed.

Images above are examples only and have been included to give you a squiz at how beautiful the work looks when framed.

We produce our prints to fit standard store-bought frames but we do recommend professional framing to improve the longevity and quality of your piece.

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