My First Painting by Kirsten Mellissa

My First Painting

here you go James :) the very first painting I have done
LOL and as I was taking a photo of it my mother was yelling at me "You had better not be putting my painting up for sale!"
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very nice--wish mine was as good--wonderful work--love
over 2 years ago
Kirsten you sure made a better start than me!!!! Hug from Mike
over 2 years
very good folklore type of painting :}
over 2 years
very nice!
over 2 years
Wow...this is fabulous, your first painting..i can see why you mom loves it and protects it!! Just fabulous, the color pallet is wonderful..the energy is fantastic..the technique is already developed...well done!
over 2 years
Very nice Kirsten, interesting composition and certainly nothing wrong with it! Well done.
over 2 years
A slice of America. very cool! ty
over 2 years
Wonderful - my first efforts were shabby scrawls compared to this ! Lovely that it holds a special place in your mum's heart too ! xx Leonora
over 2 years
Excellent first Kirsten lovely controlled colour
over 2 years
Amazing first painting! love it!
M.
over 2 years
Wonderful detail work Kirsten. It looks very complicated. Beautifully done! - Joyce
over 2 years
This is fabulous Kirsten... I love how it is divided up into squares.. how clever is that!!!
over 2 years
Wow your first!!! fantastic...more please Love it M:))
over 2 years
very,very good!
over 2 years
Your First Painting Kirsten??
You deed a wonderful job!!!!
The tecnic here is great.
Love the "squares" in the background...:-)
Stunning.....Go on!!!
I love it..
Greetings, Robert
over 2 years
Lovely composition, colors and details, beautifully done.
over 2 years
Oh, so this is your first too! Why have I not seen this before now, I do not know. Gorgeous composition and style - especially for the 'first masterpiece'!
over 2 years
Very interesting composition Kirsten! love it :)
over 2 years
You did not pick an easy subject, but you have painted it well, very nice indeed. Congratz. Kirsten.
over 2 years
Very well painted Kirsten especially for the first painting! I'd love to see how you will have progressed whrn you do your 100th!
over 2 years
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Artist Statement
for Kirsten Mellissa
Kirsten MellissaSome ask, why do you paint? I answer, why do you eat? :)
What a fabulous life. I get to live in a world of imagination and color!
I am a self taught artist and just recently began painting after taking a ten year break. I'm a bit rusty but hoping with practice, patience, and the kindness of the Blue Fairy I'll become a real artist :)
Do you think painting quickly and carelessly feels less worthwhile to you, than a painting which is done carefully and takes a long time?
Whatever you specifically do , Hilary, always seems to be right. So, fast or slow, keep doing just that and please pass on your secrets to me !!!!! Regards ... view answer
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