Painting > Works

899 Call to Action

11 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...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Works      Painting      Mixed  


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 ...

DPW Auction: Afternoon Aspens - oil - 8"x8" - SOLD!

DPW Auction: Afternoon Aspens - oil - 8"x8" - SOLD!

Read more ...

Original Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media, Figure Art Painting “Shaman VI”...

Original Contemporary Abstract Mixed Media, Figure Art Painting “Shaman VI” by Contemporary Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

Original Abstract Mixed Media Mystical Painting 24"x12"x1.5 Mixed Media on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “Upper Lake...

Contemporary Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting “Upper Lake Trail” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

Submit The foot trail to Upper Lake is an adventure in itself as it twists and turns up a steep hillside through deep pines, past wildflower meadows. Each lake in this remote... Read more ...

Still Life Oil Painting, Botanical Painting, "Sunlit Palm" by California...

Still Life Oil Painting, Botanical Painting, "Sunlit Palm" by California Artist Cecelia Catherine Rappaport

10"x8" Oil on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Mixed Media Abstract Landscape Art Painting “The Land of Joy“ by Santa Fe...

Mixed Media Abstract Landscape Art Painting “The Land of Joy“ by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

Inspired and created in my online class, this imaginary landscape reverberates with rich deep colors. The mountains are based on the Jemez Mountains in NM. It is painted on a... Read more ...

Contemporary Seascape Painting "Invisible Sea" by International Abstract...

Contemporary Seascape Painting "Invisible Sea" by International Abstract Seascape Artist Arrachme

Impressionist Seascape Contemporary Painting- Provenance- Exhibited Gramadli Forum - Monte Carlo 36"x48"Acrylics on Canvas/sold Fine Art Prints are Available HERE View my... Read more ...

Botany Bay, by Melissa A. Torres, 12x9 oil on canvas panel

Botany Bay, by Melissa A. Torres, 12x9 oil on canvas panel

For prints and other merchandise: FineArtAmerica.com Follow me on Instagram. Follow me on Facebook . Read more ...

Gustaf Fjæstad, Moon reflecting on water, scene from Lidingö (Nattstämning...

Gustaf Fjæstad, Moon reflecting on water, scene from Lidingö (Nattstämning vid vattnet, motiv från Lidingö)

Private collection Date: Unknown Technique: Oil on panel, 122 x 96.5 cm Source Read more ...

Large Oil Seascape, "Beach," by Amy Whitehouse

Large Oil Seascape, "Beach," by Amy Whitehouse

Oil, 31" x 42.5" $700 This large seascape was painted on a hand-made canvas,and has painted 1" sides.It's ready to hang. Read more ...

"Ruby Bouquet" Poppy Palette Knife Painting by Contemporary Impressionist...

"Ruby Bouquet" Poppy Palette Knife Painting by Contemporary Impressionist Niki Gulley

"Ruby Bouquet" ©2019 Niki Gulley30" x 40” textured oil painting I absolutely love it when I come across a whole field of wildflowers - there is something about the... Read more ...