Saturday, April 11, 2009

"Mary in Amma in Kimberly" (final version)


"Mary in Amma in Kimberly," 19 1/2" x 25 1/2", pastel on La Carte sanded pastel paper
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14 comments:

dominique eichi said...

beautiful finish piece. As you tulip piece

Mona said...

Thank you Dominique.

Kathleen Coy said...

This turned out beautifully, Mona! I LOVE IT! The sari is so gorgeous, I can almost feel the satin and embroidery. Wow!

DEB said...

She turned out lovely, Mona.

artbyakiko said...

So beautiful!! You've done a great job. Love the sari!

Edward Burton said...

This is absolutely gorgeous, Mona. A job very well done.

Mona said...

Thanks everyone. I enjoyed it too, and now I am starting on one of Terry.

L.Holm said...

Hi, Mona. I've just found your blog, and am blown away. Your work is amazing. Wow! Your colors are luminous. Your work radiates love and joy. This is an amazing series. It's fascinating to see how each piece progresses. Best regards, Liz.

Mona said...

Liz, thanks so much for your kind words about my series. We are mutual fans! I enjoyed very much seeing your wonderful portraits and paintings, and look forward to following what you are doing too.

Deborah Ross said...

Your mom looks fantastic for 83!! Please tell her I said so.
Your colors in this latest piece are just beautiful. And the expression on her face really makes you wonder what's on her mind.

Jennifer MacNeill-Traylor said...

Beautiful work! I am always amazed at how much detail a skilled pastel artist can achieve.

Sarah said...

Oh Mona - this is stunning!!! our work is amazing!! Can't wait to see more!! Am off to fix my post. I do a huge # of ACEO's love them. Sarah

Mona said...

Thanks so much everyone, and Sarah, I really enjoyed seeing what you are doing too!

Dean Grey said...

Mona!

This is gorgeous! No, heavenly! Hahaha, get it?

Fantastic job on this one! The colors are great!

Expertly painted. Very detailed down to the smallest detail!

Just stunning!

-Dean