Here is my first attempt... 9 x 12" on wood cradle board.
Girl in a Red Blouse
Not perfect, but comes a time you just have to quit a piece and move on.
My next one took me a long time, several sessions. Unfortunately I worked too long and I liked him better a few stages back. This was taken from a photo my daughter took of a Thai boy who captured my heart. In reality, he is younger than the picture I portrayed. I am working on how to make children look their young age. It is HARD!
Today I started a Van Gogh -inspired painting. Not sure the name of it but it is a still life. Here is a sneak peek of my work in progress. Definitely not done but enjoying the loose style and getting away from faces for a change.
|Book and Vase, Van Gogh-inspired|