Painting Is Such Sweet Sorrow …

by Lauren Purje on June 23, 2014


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  • Its embarrassing how true this is.

  • Yep!

  • And then when someone buys it and you’re sniffling and saying, “Take good care of her!” Or him. Because you’ve assigned a gender to it.

    • Nate

      My paintings are gender-neutral.

      • Shayna King

        My paintings are gender neutral also. But I do assign genders to my sculptures and amigurumi pieces, regardless. And well, everything else. Just not the paintings.

  • :(

  • Barrett Benton

    And, yes, wow, I like this one.

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