The Little Mermaid

Nina Chalmers

Year: 7
School: John Curtin College of the Arts
Medium: oil on canvas

Artist statement: This still life painting was inspired by Dutch Vanitas works. I chose the fairytale ‘The Little Mermaid’ and collected 3 objects from the story which I set up to photograph. I then made a drawing and a print. I then made this oil painting using the photographs I took.

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