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Sky Landscape Artist of the Year: Winner’s Interview

Last night we could watch the final of Sky Landscape Artist of the Year.  This is a painting competition on Sky Arts tv. In the first rounds  artists had to battle the weather and were exposed to the most amazing scenery to take inspiration from. Many familiar and not-so familiar names popped up and did

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