in progress by Kirsten Mellissa

in progress

I've started on my daughters portrait which I have as a challenge called My Little Jail Bird.
Hopefully I won't ruin it, haha!
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Looks like you have a great start Kirsten. Don't let fear get in the way!
over 2 years ago
Wonderful beginning Kirsten. Looking forward to seeing it finished.
over 2 years
wow! This is fantastic! You've got the perspective so well!
over 2 years
I see a Wonderful pictire here. Can"t wait to see it when it is completed. Nancy
over 2 years
Lovely photo to work off, its coming along really good, look forward to seeing your finished work Kirsten, and best wishes with your painting for the future.
over 2 years
this is very cute, and you started well on it. can't wait to see it finished!
over 2 years
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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 always get perfect likeness when doing portraiture and if not do you start all over again or make the most of it as it is?
This is a lovely painting in its own right. Short answer to your question, NO, for me, it can take a lot of tweaking and sometimes I will just leave it and... view answer
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