September 10..........Big Girl in a Blue Chair

Oil on canvas

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    1. Wow, thank you, Martine. You paint to make others see, to make others feel, and your comment makes me feel on top of the world!

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  2. Wonderful skin tones! It looks like you were working from a model, ie not photo. True?

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  3. Someone is robbing her house...and it doesn't look like she is going to wake up soon! Her facial expression is so placid and deeply mellow. I can almost hear here snoring. Very beautiful painting.

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    1. She is out cold, Miguel, that's true. I'm honored that you felt it was beautiful. Thank you.

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  4. Thank you, Marjie. This is from a sketch during a life drawing class that I attended. I am working on skin tones and palettes to achieve realistic color, but it has been frustrating. I tend to make everyone redder than they are and her face is very chalky, but I learn, we learn.....we paint.

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