An Instagram model is being accused of 'art fraud,' so she posted videos of herself painting to prove she can
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An Instagram model is being accused of ‘art fraud,’ so she posted videos of herself painting to prove she can

Cristina Szeifert poses with one of her paintings at the Skylark Art Galleries in London. Cristina Szeifert, a clinical psychologist and ex-model with over 30,000 Instagram followers, says one of her greatest passions is painting. Some followers, however, have accused her of passing off other people’s artwork as her own. Szeifert appears to pose with the same unchanged palette over and over. Others have criticized the brushes and tools she poses with. After an influx of skeptical comments, Szeifert posted multiple videos of herself painting: "I just wanted to clarify that due to the negativity going around in the last days," she wrote in the caption. "All my paintings are made by my self as this one." Romanian influencer Cristina Szeifert is defending herself after Instagram followers accused her of passing off other people’s artwork as her own. "I just wanted to clarify that due to the negativity going around in the last days. All my paintings are made by my self as this one," she wrote in her most recent Instagram post, which features six short clips of herself painting . "I love painting and it will always be my passion," she continued. "I want everyone to cherish […]

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