24×36 mixed media canvas titled “Princess Now, Queen Later”

I had the honor of creating an artpiece for someone’s daughter. I was given multiple pictures to decide which to recreate but the poses were too adorable that I had to do three. This was a challenge as I am not used to illustrating a person. I can draw and paint people all day but to paint a specific person? I was hesitant but the recipient let me know if he wanted it exact, he would have blown up a photograph. I was given full reign to create it how I pleased. Here is the result. I can’t wait for the video of when his daughter sees it. 

The beginning stages….

Acrylic

Oil paint

Watercolor

Tulle and fabric

Glitter

Mica flakes

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s