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"Hiding Our Potential" is a thought-provoking oil painting on canvas that delves into the complexities of hiding, constraining, and longing for fulfillment in life. Inspired by the artist's encounter with a set of isolated trees and his reflections on hidden potential, this piece invites viewers to contemplate the unseen forces that shape our lives and the untapped potential within us.


At the center of the composition stands a group of dense trees, their thick foliage obscuring visibility and creating an aura of mystery and secrecy. The artist's choice to depict the trees as isolated and protective suggests a sense of concealment as if they are guarding something hidden from view.

Emerging from the darkness between the trees is a beam of red light, its vibrant hue contrasting sharply against the muted tones of the surrounding landscape. This beam of light is a metaphor for the hidden force of potential that lies dormant within us, waiting to be unleashed and realized.

The artist's use of color and composition adds depth and texture to the painting, with subtle details hinting at the untapped energy and vitality beneath the surface. The juxtaposition of light and shadow adds to the mystery and intrigue, inviting viewers to explore the hidden depths of their potential.


"Hiding Our Potential" is a powerful reflection on the human experience of longing for fulfillment and the struggle to break free from self-imposed constraints. By capturing the essence of hidden potential in the artist's artwork, the artist encourages viewers to confront their fears and limitations, inspiring them to embrace the possibilities within reach.

Hiding Our Potential

    • 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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    • Please get in touch with me with any questions or concerns! 
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