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7 monthes ago   |   By Diane Campion

Portrait painting is so difficult, and this one was particularly challenging for me for some reason. The tiniest change in the angle of any of the facial lines can turn a smile into a smirk, calm expression into worry or anger, etc. Even the age of the person is too easily altered by the slightest mistake. Rearranging facial features-moving an eye up or down, etc--always makes me think of my kids mixing up the features of Mr. Potato Head.
This beautiful little girl's portrait was the 31st painted as part of The Innocents Project, and is my effort to bring awareness of the innocent children...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Lakeside Sunset, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Lakeside Sunset, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Lakeside Sunset16x20 oil on canvas This sunset showed an array of colors. It's great fun trying to capture the glow on canvas. I created 4 short videos of the development of... Read more ...

Lakeside Sunset, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Lakeside Sunset, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Lakeside Sunset16x20 This sunset showed an array of colors. It's great fun trying to capture the glow on canvas. I created 4 short videos of the development of this one. Check... Read more ...

Original Contemporary Painting, Abstract Figure, Mixed Media Art "World's...

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30"x40" Acrylic on Canvas/Framed This painting is available at the Arizona Fine Art Expo, or by email. Contact Artist Visit my website Follow me on Facebook Follow me on... Read more ...

18C Gentlewomen as the Goddess Minerva of War, the Arts, & Wisdom

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Still Life Painting in Cwmdu Wales, UK

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Abstract Art, Acrylic Painting, Contemporary Art For Sale, “Remember Our...

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There are collage layers that are partially veiled with layers of acrylic crackles and rich colors. The contrasts and highlights pull you into the depths and the words create a... Read more ...

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Tiny and strange gouache and oil paint debrisby Dusty RayPosted

Tiny and strange gouache and oil paint debris by Dusty Ray Posted by Chaz Follow us on Instagram! CROSSCONNECTMAG Read more ...

Original Contemporary Painting, Abstract Figure, Mixed Media Art "World's...

Original Contemporary Painting, Abstract Figure, Mixed Media Art "World's Beyond" Painting by Contemporary Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

30"x40" Acrylic on Canvas/Framed This painting is available at the Arizona Fine Art Expo, or by email. Contact Artist Visit my website Follow me on Facebook Follow me on... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting, Fine Art For Sale

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting, Fine Art For Sale

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Colorado Landscape Painting ,Sunflower Painting "Sunflowers With a View" by...

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