New series- Star birth inspired

I started the first piece below with only colors and style in mind. As it progressed it started to remind me of the cosmos, so I pushed it in that direction.  

A Star is Born I  Acrylic on canvas 60” x 40”    SAS instiute collection

A Star is Born I

Acrylic on canvas 60” x 40”  

SAS instiute collection

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Clouds of hydrogen tower above the surface of a molecular cloud on the edge of the Carina nebula. (NASA)

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A Star is Born II

Acrylic on canvas 60” x 40”  

SAS instiute collection

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Hubble Space Telescope captured an iridescent tapestry of star birth in a neighboring galaxy. (NASA)