Great Expectations Day 4

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Marshes at Nightfall

On this page in the story, not too much is happening. But Pip gives a beautiful description of how he sees the marshes at night as he watches the convict lumber away from him: “the river was just another horizontal line, not nearly so broad nor yet so black; and the sky was just a row of long, angry, red lines and dense black lines intermixed”.

I used a page from an old book (can’t remember which book) and tried to create a little landscape of the marsh at night as Pip was seeing it. I used acrylic paint. That’s it! See you tomorrow with Day 5!

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2 thoughts on “Great Expectations Day 4

  1. This is such a wonderful endeavor. You are giving new light and life to the reading of this book. I can’t wait to see the days going by…

    1. Thanks Debra! I tend to get bored very quickly and so not finish projects, moving on to other new, more exciting projects. Hopefully I will stick this out! it’s definitely going to be a challenge.

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