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"A Pile Of Dirt Standing Tall" is a compelling oil painting on canvas that explores themes of self-worth, resilience, and agency in the face of adversity. Inspired by the artist's encounter with a massive pile of dirt and his reflections on overcoming a lack of self-worth, this piece invites viewers to contemplate the power of staying true to oneself in the present moment.


At the center of the composition stands a towering pile of dirt, its rugged contours and earthy tones evoking a sense of strength and resilience. The artist's choice to depict the dirt as standing tall suggests defiance against adversity, as if it refuses to be diminished by its surroundings.

Behind the pile of dirt stretches an eerie storm cloud, its dark and foreboding presence contrasting sharply against the muted tones of the landscape. This storm cloud serves as a metaphor for the pain and hurt from the past that may still linger in the background, casting a shadow over the present moment.


Despite the looming threat of the storm cloud, the pile of dirt stands firm and unwavering, a symbol of resilience and empowerment. The artist's use of color and composition adds depth and texture to the painting, with subtle details hinting at the inner strength and determination of the subject.


"A Pile Of Dirt Standing Tall" is a powerful reminder of staying true to oneself and embracing one's agency in the present moment. By capturing the essence of resilience and self-worth in his artwork, the artist encourages viewers to confront their struggles and challenges, inspiring them to stand tall in the face of adversity.

A Pile Of Dirt Standing Tall

    • Size 11" x 14"
    • Hand-signed and dated by me.
    • Printed on professional quality 11PT cover paper.
    • Inserted in a clear plastic sleeve with backing.
    • The print is from an original painting and printed on 11pt cover paper.
    • Please note clarity of images and colours may appear different to items sold due to varying pixel relations and monitor settings.
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