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Life in the High Country

My plan is to create a story … an interaction between the horse, the man, the cattle, the dog, and the environment. The sunlight and textures will be important elements, and the lost and found edges will give the overall unity to the painting.

I am familiar with the subject, having ridden horses with cattle in the Gippsland High Country. I have filled sketch books, and taken many photographs. I

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