Monday, September 14, 2015

Shelley's Portrait


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Sorry about the glare.  The portrait isn't completely dry.


This summer I took a wonderful portrait class with Annabelle DeCamillis.  She's my art teacher's daughter and a college student.  Please click on the link above to visit Annabelle's website.



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Shelley After Art Class
11" X 14"
oil on linen

I can't wait to take Annabelle's class next summer.  I enjoyed it so much I'm starting a series of portraits of literary heroines.  

Until next time...

Blessings!
Ricki Jill

11 comments:

  1. OMG! It's gorgeous and you are such a good student my friend. So lucky to have your DD Shelley in a portrait by you! Amazing !
    I'm so glad to hear from you pretty lady.
    Keep well and hugs to your daughter.
    FABBY

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  2. Wow!! You are so talented.What a special way to preserve Shelley at this age.

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  3. This is wonderful!

    Taking classes is such fun and good therapy.

    I am signed up for a class in 2 weeks. It is just a felting class (a black cat and a pumpkin), but I have always wanted to learn felting. I want to make a mouse.

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  4. Ricki Jill, this is an amazing piece. I can't imagine that painting a portrait is an easy thing. Bravo! I'm sure Shelley is thrilled with her portrait. Can't wait to see the others you are working on.

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  5. RJ, this is incredible! Your daughter's portrait by her mom. Priceless. She is lovely and you certainly are talented painting faces which I know is hard to do. I'm looking forward to your series of your portraits.

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  6. WOW!!! I love it. I totally agree with The French Hutch. What a special gift.
    I am excited to see more of your work.
    Carla

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  7. Wow, you did an awesome job.....truly a treasure!

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  8. I always enjoy seeing your art - you are an amazing artist!

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