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Gayleen Aiken - The Uncommon Canvas
Gayleen Aiken (1934-2005) was a self-taught artist from Barre, Vermont. Many of her artworks feature a family of 24 imaginary cousins called the Raimbilli Cousins. She invented them when she was a child. A review in the New York Times from 2013 aptly describes her work: “Carefully detailed and quirkily annotated pencil and crayon drawings of…