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theartfuldiva · 1d ago

All's Well that Ends Well

Back from our whirlwind trip to Chicago.  It was a lot of fun.I'm so proud of my daughter, Jennifer.  She home schools her two girls.  Emily is off to college this fall.Emily, our beautiful ...
theartfuldiva · 2W ago

After while crop-o-dile...

My granddaughter, Emily, is graduating from high school.  We're super excited to be going ...
theartfuldiva · 3W ago

retreat...

I could keep adding/subtracting to this little work.  Instead, I'm calling it done.
theartfuldiva · 4W ago

isolated cabin...

There are days when I would dearly love to have a small cabin near water, surrounded by mountains and have no one to answer to but me.(WIP) - still working with a limited palette...
theartfuldiva · 1M ago

Tall and Skinny finis

Added dimension to work by adjusting contrast especially in background; also worked on small details.  I'm calling this one finished.
theartfuldiva · 1M ago

Tall and skinny...

Trying a number of new things with oils today.  Draw with the brush; use a limited palette...
theartfuldiva · 1M ago

beach house...

I'm calling this one done!
theartfuldiva · 1M ago

in the doorway...

getting closer...tomorrow tackle the hair, background, etc. Working with oils wet on wet is certainly a challenge!
theartfuldiva · 1M ago

those yes, those eyes...

Still working (slowly) on this portrait...My progression...
theartfuldiva · 1M ago

Eye Did It...

Working on the eyes - stressful to say the least!  Mulling over the eyebrows and, of course, she needs eyelashes!