“The Kids” for Emmalie: Complete

Here’s the final version of Emmalie’s requested portrait!

 

kidscomplete2

I added color to the background with light washes, which overlapped the kids just a little and deepened the saturation.

kidscomplete

 

I decided not to outline the entire work in black, but you’ll see that I did outline the outer edges of their heads and the bottom of their busts. With touches of drips and drops, the painting was complete!

I think it’ll look nice framed, with an olive green, brown, navy, or maroon matting.

Here is a close-up:

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I believe he has brown eyes, but I thought it would be fun to add blue, and a tiny bit of green. They look much more blue in these photos than when viewing the painting in person.

It’ll ship on Monday.

kidsin hands

Joy

One thought on ““The Kids” for Emmalie: Complete

  1. Omg, we have the future Mrs. Mozart here!!! Love you girlie, can’t tell you enough how much I admire your art!!!

    Love,

    Ale

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