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‘Rural idyll’ of Oromia pop music.But most people want to move to the city.
Gouache doodle, photographed with light from the left to produce the haze. The initial image had acrylic medium resist to preserve shadows between the trees. But I was too heavy-handed with the goucahe and washed most of it off. Leaving the lovely texture – an accidental technique discovery. The composition is trying to communicate the darkness behind the door of the hut. I am planning to leave this pretty much as is.