Holly Clare Orford

" There’s a loneliness that only exists in one’s mind. The loneliest moment in so...



"There’s a loneliness that only exists in one’s mind. The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.
F. Scott Fitzgerald 


Paintings by Brisbane fine arts student Holly Clare Orford. Her work reminds me of  Del Kathryn Barton meets Abbey McCulloch.   Follow Holly on facebook | tumblr.



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18 comments

  1. Ohhhhhh, so soft, sweet and sad....love the colours she uses....dreamy....

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  2. Beautiful. I love the paintings' softness. It feels a little heartbreaking even.

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  3. They are so infused with emotion, thanks for sharing. I love that quote.

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  4. So incredibly stunning- the emotion I feel when looking at them is immense! Thank you so much for sharing this inspirational work! :) x

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  5. First impression was that they reminded me of Aya Takano paintings, but now I see Del Kathryn Barton more... They're lovely. Thanks for sharing and also for introducing me to Abbey McCulloch's work! xx

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  6. such beautiful things, love the emotion it brings! <3


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  7. Oh wow, these are amazing! They are so hauntingly beautiful!

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  8. Yes they are lovely aren't they? They are beautifully painterly.
    Thanks for sharing. :)

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  9. Your blog is really inspiring :)

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  11. Oh how I love Fitzgerald! These illustrations are really interesting as well.

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  12. these illustrations are so sad and so scary but i really love them and i see beauty in these <3
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  13. They are very beautiful, eerie and and pretty at the same time! Love them!:)

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