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Topic: A watercolour portrait of my sleeping daughter  (Read 2034 times)
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FoxyBlue
« on: July 18, 2017 04:30:47 PM »

I've been MIA but I've beeb probably more creative than I've ever been in my life. Ive been creating 24/7 for the past year or more it seems.

Here's my latest. A portrait
Of my daughter. 11x14" watercolour on watercour paper Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: July 18, 2017 04:38:00 PM »

wow. so lovely. love the highlighting. what a sweet subject too.
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« Reply #2 on: July 18, 2017 07:02:41 PM »

That is just beautiful - a wonderful future family heirloom!
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« Reply #3 on: July 18, 2017 09:56:24 PM »

That is so beautiful! So realistic!
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« Reply #4 on: July 19, 2017 12:04:34 AM »

That is a gorgeous watercolour portrait!
And a great keepsake.
You are so talented.
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FoxyBlue
« Reply #5 on: July 19, 2017 04:44:13 AM »

Thank you all so much. The sentimental value makes it probably one of my most favourite paintings <3
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« Reply #6 on: July 19, 2017 06:38:43 AM »

Outstanding job!  Realistic forms/shading and the off-center angle of the figure makes the composition more visually interesting.  I prefer to work from photographs when I do portraits, rather than live models, because they never shift position and the lighting/shadows never change, but a sleeping individual is the next best thing, as they're also unlikely to move on you.
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« Reply #7 on: July 19, 2017 07:56:03 AM »

 This painting and your daughter are both absolutely beautiful. I love all the little precious details.
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« Reply #8 on: July 19, 2017 10:16:15 AM »

Beautiful capture.
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« Reply #9 on: July 19, 2017 10:21:50 AM »

lovely portrait, there's something about a sleeping child that tugs at the parental heartstrings Smiley 
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