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Baltic

Dive In

dive-in

Dive in is another in my series of Finnish inspired painitngs. Pekka Halonen was a leading artist in the Golden Age of Finnish art along with Akseli Gallen kellala.

He built a studio on Lake Tuusula 30 kms north of Helsinki and I visited it during the stunning White Nights of summer. This is the diving board Pekka built by his sauna and from personal experience I can tell you the water is warm and lovely!

 

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