Baby Portrait in watercolor and... by Chrisann

Baby Portrait in watercolor and some gouache ~ Commission...

Baby Sofia ~Its a gift for her parents. and they loved it. I was so nervous giving this to them. Because as always I want to keep working on it adding or making changes. But it comes to a time when you say this is enough . Since I am teaching myself portraits with watercolors~all your comments are important to me. Hugs to you all
Chrisann, love this one! wonderful painting. .. Lenny
over 3 years ago
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Chrisann has a Passion with Fine Arts, starting at a young age. With an added giggle she says 'I can still remember my first crayon abstract in my Kindergarten class' People still enjoy hearing about her funny childhood memorie (s), related to her art work. The mediums she enjoys using are Transparent Watercolors, Acrylics, and detail Drawings. Chrisann enjoys expressing on canvas, because she says they tell a story.
'Expressing On Canvas' with her Inspiring Brush Strokes, she paints abstracts, still life, portraits, landscapes and scenes. Chrisann has always been attracted to Color. Her palette is loaded with an assortment of colors and her Stero turned up, while she paints in her art studio. She is always...
I am loving pastels as a medium but I am frustrated that this portrait among other work has been spoiled by using fixative. Even the best stuff tends to darken...
Ian, I use pastel all the time. I occasionally use fixative in the very early stages, but no more than that. When I have finished the work, I give it a good... view answer
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