Portrait of a woman

painting

I started with this painting of mine(above) and added effects to it. text, fabrics, them played with tones and shadows etc.portrait portrait 3 portrait2

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6 thoughts on “Portrait of a woman

  1. Jane Gravois May 2, 2014 / 13:14

    Beautiful portrait -I am learning how to work with colors in the face-getting the dimension of the nose is hard for me! I really like the effects of your last painting best.

  2. Lorik April 29, 2014 / 01:21

    I love them all! Your painting expresses so much and your style is so strong and sculptural. And as Andrea says…each one has something for us. I really MUST do some painting again (first to clean out the studio I filled with my father’s stuff – the important “stuff” I couldn’t part with ” then I will get to the paint. The easel is waiting ready in my sunroom though:) And Hiiiiiii to Tinka h555555555555!!:)))

    • Ritva's ART / Ritva Sillanmäki April 29, 2014 / 08:07

      I should paint too, I have a exhibition in September, and no new work since April…. Tinka purrs happily to your regards. We should come up with a theme and show each other the out come.

  3. jesh stg April 28, 2014 / 19:40

    Love your layers you placed on top of the face – well done!

  4. Andrea @ From the Sol April 28, 2014 / 18:08

    These are simply amazing, Ritva … I love each on it’s own merits. Beautiful and creative …

    Andrea @ From The Sol

  5. LFFL April 27, 2014 / 13:28

    So pretty.

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