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Blue gentian

Ecuadorian patchwork

Oil on linen, 15" x 30"


During a study abroad in Ecuador, we drove through the mountain villages outside of Quito on our way to Otavalo.  Farming was prominent throughout the mountain regions, despite the hilly terrain.  I was intrigued by how the plots of varied crops came together to create the look of a green patchwork quilt.