Gaynor by Jo Murray

Gaynor

My friend Gaynor. Acrylic on canvas. I swapped this for a painting of hers.
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Love Your Colours & the Light effect.
over 3 years ago
Thanks... I really enjoy colour, as do you obviously
over 3 years
Love the colour pallet!
over 3 years
Thank you.
over 3 years
Hi Jo

I really like this portrait, you chose an interesting pallet and I love the way you created light in the face and hand and ear. I especially love all the different colors you used for skin tones and the "light' in the eyes.

Mo
over 3 years
Your comments are gratefully received. Portraits are not my forte but I find them an enjoyable challenge.
over 3 years
Stunning!
over 3 years
Thanks Britney
over 3 years
I like your brush work and the expression of the face is lovely. Reminds me of Alice Neal..
over 3 years
Your comment is far too generous. I'm happy that you have enjoyed seeing this painting.
over 3 years
I like your portrait!
over 3 years
Thank you Natalia. I also like your pastels.
over 3 years
love the brush work & colours
over 3 years
Thank you Jane.
over 3 years
Supeerb portrait with wonderful light and a beautiful palette!
over 3 years
I appreciate the comments from someone so skilled Jolante.
over 3 years
Love the colours and the lovely look on the face - regards Susie Mac
over 3 years
Thanks Susie Mac.
over 3 years
Love your portrait very much dear Jo and the structure incl. the lightning on your face as well :D
over 3 years
Thank you Christine.
over 3 years
Love your colour palette :-) A happy painting. Love it
over 3 years
Thanks. I do think she looks a little bemused.
over 3 years
great color use, well done.
over 3 years
Thank you.
over 3 years
Fantastic work! Wonderful colors and expression. Love it!
over 3 years
Thank you Marina.
over 3 years
Wonderful style and expressive face,
Best Wishes,
Susan
over 3 years
Thanks Susan... from another tropical paradise.
over 3 years
Beautiful work!
over 3 years
Thank you
over 3 years
Love the colours and expression in this lovely portrait Jo, well done.
over 3 years
It's difficult to paint a likeness, and to get a pleasant expression, but I find it a challenge. Thanks Priscilla.
over 3 years
again that style.. love that use of blue on her face.. lovely work jo.. cheers
over 3 years
I value your comments Biswaal.
over 3 years
Jo, interesting style. Like the color and your brush strokes, looseness.
over 3 years
Thanks Rick. I lovew to get comments from artists with a long history, and good training.
over 3 years
looks like shes sitting in the dark with the light from a fire deep in thought and enjoy the warmth love it bighug james
over 3 years
Thank you James. I'm happy I've captured the warmth of her personality.
over 3 years
Absolutely love it!!!! I love her inner soul shining/glowing through..WOW!!
over 3 years
Tamara, from someone so skilled at portraits that is great praise indeed... thanks.
over 3 years
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