A close friend complained after looking at the previous GIMPressionist work that it looks like I just blurred the image/added jaggies :). A very valid criticism. So here I try to better that and justify my GIMP skills :) .. Note that a painting would never be as sharp as a photo, so some blurring is expected.
So here's another shot at it( click on images to enlarge ):
And the GIMPressionist ones follow: