Monday, February 22, 2010

Cosy Coat


Size 30cm x 30cm or 11,8in x 11,8in, Sennelier Oil Pastels

5 comments:

  1. I really love this portrait. The smile is amazing and glows, you seem so very happy, warm and wonderfully cozy here and I love that you are drawing. It just makes me smile.

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  2. love love love your style of drawing ::: is this oil pastels? i think i press too hard using mine, just did my first oil pastel today! thanks for the inspiration from Paris!

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  3. thank you Heniadis
    I would like to say the smile and the glow came by magic
    It' wonderful to read you and thank you for helping me with the title

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  4. dear Martha A. Wade
    thank you greatly for commenting. Yes it is oil pastels. After I read your comment I wrote the annex to the drawing. I experienced that the softness depends on the color. Blue is much steelier then the red. Also I find it pleasant to hold the stick in my warm hand, before I start to draw. It's wonderful that I inspire you to draw with pastels

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  5. Again, Verena, you have brought us the joy of line and image working together in a tender union. There is so much pleasure to be derived from the drawing itself as pastel on paper which at the same moment is also the evocation of a lovely moment for our artist friend. What a calming and nourishing presence you have offered us. Thank you for this beautiful depiction of a character we have all begun to love. Each time we see her our admiration for her grows and deepens. How truly marvelous.

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