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Bo ..meaning precious by Margaret

Bo ..meaning precious

Mixed media
I am always facinated by other cultures especially dress through the ages. Many would add the any excuse to bling lol

Question

Are they any of Asian heritage that can sugget an appropiate title for this work ?
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23 comments
I can only admire ypur creativity in finding so beautiful glamourus ladies!!!
2 months ago
Christina i sometimes just get a vision...somethings it works and others I kill it. Thank you for your kind comment and support ...Best M
2 months
Don’t know much about Asian heritage but their traditional wear is just awesome..!! You did very well on the bling, composition and colour..!!
2 months
Junita I have now named her ! I worked all through Asia for 20 yrs and loved everything from clothese to pottery. Thanks for the lovely comment...yes may have over blinged :) Best M
2 months
Simply Beautiful Margaret, lovely portrait indeed. I'm thinking about a title.. Warmest wishes dear, I'll get back to you if I think of a good title,,, Sincerely, Doris
2 months
Thank you dear Doris. She now has a name. Appreciate always your support. Bless Marg
2 months
WOW fascinating job!
Great details and beautiful colors. I love hair ornaments
Fantastic!
2 months
Thanks so much !! I enjoyed this one...others are a struggle. appreciate your kind comments...best M
2 months
Dear Margaret, you must be such a patient person, you must be serene and relaxed to be able to record all these beautiful details. She looks really precious.
2 months
Thx so much Irena ! Not not that patient but when i am stressed the beading etc makes me concentrate so I forget all the stress. Sometimes I do go overboard though ! Bless M
2 months
This one is jaw stoppingly gorgeous Margaret!! The beads look so real and precious!! A lot of hard work going into this, well done!! warm regards Jillian
2 months
WOW Jillian such a lovely ,kind comment ! I paint then as therapy bead/bling over the top Imagine in ancient times when all this was done by hand.... Best M
2 months
Beautiful portrait, Margaret! Love all the sparkle and jewels. I especially love her gentle expression. Definite special fav for me.
2 months
WOW thank you so much for the Fav !! Can't believe it. I think she may live with me :) Bless Mary
2 months
Beautiful !!!!
2 months
Another beautiful creation. Just love it.
2 months
Thank you so much Rosa...you cannot know how much it means to me ...bless M
2 months
Beautiful painting and the fine jewelry looks so eloquent and sparkles too, a feast for the eyes!

Congratulations this is superb work Margaret!
2 months
Wow thank you so much for your kindness....gave light to a dismal day ...bless M
2 months
So lovely and the detail is amazing. You have a lot of patience Margaret as this must take a lot of time. Warm regards Susie. I am not Asian but thought Pearl Princess.
2 months
Thx divine name but didn;t use pearls... ( my name means pearl although my mother named me after her pet cow !!!) Yes it does as I paint all the detail then add gems....hardext in this was the hair ! Best M
2 months
Now thats one head dress, I was going to say love the bling but I keep saying that so I won't.... Very nicely painted Margaret
2 months
I take it you like the Bling Barry :) Thank you so much...always a great support...bless Marg
2 months
Just amazed at your detail yet again Margaret x
2 months
Wow you have out done yourself this time, this is the bomb!!
2 months
Exquisite detailed contemplative work Margaret.Beautifully rendered.
2 months
Wow Margaret.......stupendous.......Ive never used that word on a painting before.....I hope it is grammatically correct?......on a serious note you have excelled your artistic skills in this wonderful piece of art. Needless to say into my favourite box.

With warm regards

AlanW
1 month
Outstanding work as always, Margaret! Beautiful! Regards, Barbara
1 month
I dont have a good answer to your question but your face is stunning. Nice detail and very good work! Favorite. Laurel
1 month
WOW Margaret, this infinite detail boggles my mind, you are so masterful including this aspect into your work. I love the contrast of the ornate details against the darkness of backgrounds and your beautiful ladies.
1 month
She is a jewel all of her. So many excellent details. All these pearls, everything. Congratulations and always my best wishes, Isaura
1 month
Thank you dear friend. I always appreciate your kind comments. Bless Marg
23 days
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MargaretNew Zealander,adopted by Australia. Never realised I had any creativity until I swapped Latin for art. My great art school teacher encouraged me to try for Fine arts diploma and attend university. A blink later I decided I wanted to be a fashion designer. Thought you just sketched frocks not have to draft patterns etc!!Both my father and teacher all but disowned me when I and decided painting faces (makeup) was my thing. Makeup is a form of art I think.

Can't really remember anything I learnt formally. So I am basically self teaching my way along.I probably get caught up in too much detail as I paint with canvas board on my lap watching TV,playing music and eating chocolates!

My greatest influences were Pietro Annigoni.His charcoal...
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