This 87 Year Old Grandmother From Spain Makes Works Of Art From Microsoft Paint

March 21, 2018
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An 87 year old grandmother from Spain is going viral for her amazing works of art she creates using Microsoft's paint.  

Paisaje chino #dibujo #dibujoconpaint #paint #conchagzaera #conchadibujaconpaint

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Apparently, Concha Garcia Zaera has been an artist all her life.  She used to create oil paintings, but after being bought a computer, she hung up her paint brushes and started using Microsoft Paint.  

Os muestro otro de mis dibujos ¿os gusta? #dibujo #paint #conchadibujaconpaint #paisaje #campanario

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“My husband fell ill and I had to take care of him, so I couldn’t go out very often,” Zaera said. “I began painting little things: first, a house, the next day I’d add a mountain… Step by step, I was adding details, and in the end, the result was a very pretty thing.”

It takes her around two weeks to complete each picture, and most of her inspiration comes from the postcards her husband used to send her.  "I do not understand very well why my drawings draw so much attention, I think they are very simple things."  

Este el puente que cruza el río de Valencia#dibujo #dibujoconpaint #paint #conchagzaera #conchadibujaconpaint

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-source via buzzfeed.com