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"The Sloth" - This painting represents the Phlegmatic-Sanguine type; this is a common combination found, and they are the friendliest of the Phlegmatic Types. This person is loyal, accomodating, independent, and more socially oriented.

I chose the sloth as a friendly, calm animal that is well-liked by just about everyone.


The bright, beautiful green here came from mixing the Yellow and Green pigment salts together, and I love the golden pops left in the flowers and the edge of her hair.


The plants in the painting derive meaning from the Victorian Language of Flowers:

Rush - Calm

Boxwood - Constancy
Houseleek - Vivacity
Delphinium - Fun

What's one of the biggest strengths of the Phlegmatic-Sanguine? In the model's own words:
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"The Sloth" is an 18x24" watercolor painting on paper. Will ship rolled in a tube, with protective paper and plastic.

The Sloth

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