Karen Shum

Category
2021 Calendar Competition

Karen Shum

‘Our Luna in Lockdown’

Watercolour

60cm x 46 cm

 

Description:

During lockdown, many of us have been distracted by our animal friends. Many of us had a “Luna”. “Our Luna” kept the family company, demanded walks, making us leave the house, and when not given attention, chewed the furniture. In this watercolour painting, Luna is captured, waiting and wanting…

 

How does your work engage with the theme ‘The World at Home’?

During lockdown, many of us have been distracted by our animal friends. Many of us had a “Luna”. “Our Luna” kept the family company, demanded walks, making us leave the house, and when not given attention, chewed the furniture. The world at home for many of us was often a little lonely, tedious, and at times unrelenting. Luna provided us with much needed distraction, and reduced the stress we often felt. And painting Luna, of course, was a pleasure to do during lock down!