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Painter Alison O'Donoghue

  • Aired: 05/23/2013
  • 08:27
  • Rating: TV-G
Alison O'Donoghue has been painting for 25 years, blending her unique appreciation of the folk traditions of Mexico and Africa with her kinship to Hieronymus Bosch. But the painting "piece" as she calls it, only came after she let go of the relative safety of drawing and forced herself to pick up a paintbrush.
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Alison O'Donoghue applies abundant imagination to her folk art.
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