This "cowboy" was a great model. Only had 30 minutes to do this. Bought by another cowboy in Grapevine, Texas.
Monday, April 28, 2014
Took the photo in California, Monerrey, where the Monarchs return year after year. They land on the same trees. None of the same butterflies make the migration, as they have died off. Truly mystifies me how this is accomplished.
Saturday, April 19, 2014
Monday, April 7, 2014
No matter how many times this occurs, I will ALWAYS be nervous as the clients look at their commissioned work for the first time. (I am a pleaser, and want them to be happy with their painting extremely much) This family is a long time family of friends. The Grandmother, a wonderful woman in my life, and Grandfather are giving their Son and Daughter in Law, Jill, a painting of their adorable three children. This Son, Mike, just happens to be a growing up dearest friend of my Son. They actually were tennis doubles partners. Mike and Jill had a curly haired daughter and then a pair of TWINS not that far behind. Here is the painting: