Oil on Linen 14″x 18″
Alla Prima, with a concentration on my subject’s gloriously chaotic curls.
art, oil painting, painting
Portrait of S
A beautiful painting of a beautiful girl. All the best to you !
Thank you, Georgeta, to you as well:)
Such a beautiful profile portrait. Great work
Wonderful, Elena. As always 🙂
Thank you very much, Uday:)
I like it very much dear Elena! 💗🌺💞💖💕💓💝🌷
All the best to you!, Aquileana 😀
Thank you, Aquileana. And to you!:)
For sure she’s lovely. And you made her even more lovely! Beautiful. And what colors!
Thank you very much, Robert:)
So beautiful artwork that words are not enough. Girl is also very beautiful. The light, the skin, the hair, the profile.. everything is perfect.
Many thanks, Taina.
Thank you, Rita!
Gorgeous. For me, the focal point is her ear, what a lovely ear (:
Thanks, Chris! Ya know, I was kinda happy with that ear:)
Elena,this soft pink and yellow colours are so charming and blends perfectly with her youth and expression.I don’t know if it were me how would I cope with those curls but you have done it so effortlessly that they flow wonderfully and look gorgeous! 🙂
Her curls are always amazing to look at, no matter the hair style:) Thanks so much!
This painting breathes “pretty”! Sensitive and beautiful!
Thank you, Tiny!
That is so cool what you did with the hair!
I can’t take credit for the “do” , I just painted it:)
Thank you, Isabel!
Such a joyful painting !
Thank you, Marian!
A beautiful painting of a beautiful girl. I love the feeling of morning light.
Ah, insightful of you to recognize the morning light:) Thank you, Otto.
Lovely way of working her hair!
Thank you, Palmira!
Very lovely curls 🙂 I learn so much from your paintings and I’m inspired to work with a different medium very soon. I’m up for a challenge.
You certainly are up for the challenge. I look forward to seeing your work. Thank you, Allyson!:)
I can’t add to what has been said Elena. It’s a beautiful portrait that says so much about the sitter.
Thank you so much, Louis.
a beautiful girl, a beautiful painting… always!
Many thanks, Linda!
Your brushwork is so sure Elena, you capture a lot with a few strokes. Your subjects have that sense of being caught unawares, lost in thought. The curls are lovely!
VEry much appreciated, Anna. Thank you.
The curls just leap out at me, like eels in a sandpit.
Ah the visual-yes!
You know that I enjoy all your work but this one is a standout.
Glad you like it Terry! Thank you:)
Thanks very much, Carol!:)
She carries the light so beautifully!
Thanks you, Patti!
Beautiful. Love the beige and the peachy pink- lovely color combo.
Thanks very much, Jess:)
a lovely painting!
Thank you, Anna!
Love the angle and that glorious light in her face. Superb Elena!
Thanks so much, Heidi!
Gorgeous. I really like the way you deepen emotion with your backgrounds.
Thanks much, Richard.
She’s precious! Now if I can learn to tie my hair in a bun like that! 😉 Best, Koko
I know, quite a feat of hair styling!;) Thank you, Koko!
she is so beautiful i ❤ the curls!
Thank you, Daisy!:)
Lovely Elena – her skin tones are gorgeous, as is her hair curls. A beautiful natural feel to this piece.
Thank you, Mary:)
Beautiful work! I like the backdrop as well…
Thanks very much, Kevin!
Ahh, this is just so lovley Elena! A superb portrait! 🙂
Thank you, Adrian!:)
PURE sweetness! Love!
Thank you, Robin!:)
it is magical
Beautiful, Elena. Like like colors! It feels more than 2D.
Many thanks, Jeff!
Gorgeous curls gloriously captured on canvas…love this one Elena. ❤
Thanks much, Jane:)
Thank you, Adele!
Beautiful, I like the depth and volume. I wish one day I can do something remotely like that.
Very soon, Maria. You are studying well. It’s really all about getting the values right to create the form, employing warm and cool color and changing up the edges-lost, sharp and soft. THanks very much for your kind words:)
Beautiful painting of gorgeous curls and pensive expression
Thanks much, Derrick.
The facial expression….indifference of her precious age…also captured.
Thank you very much:)
A beautiful portrait
Thanks very much!
What a charming young woman! I love how you capture the light and the mix of color in her hair. It’s also a particularly beautiful angle of her chin…gorgeous.
Thanks ever so much, Susan:)
What a beauty. A goddess of summer, windswept and sun-kissed.
Oh, I like that “a goddess of summer”:) thank you.
What a charming drawing.
(but she may not like me to take picture 🙂 )
A little bit reluctant:) Thank you, Yoshi!
Wonderful. And the curls are gorgeous.
You should see those curls in person:) Thank you!
Oh I adore this one and especially those curls!
Thanks very much, Donna!
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