Sleeping

Sleeping
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Great skin tones and expression.

Wonderful delicate pastel, Christine.

A fabulous portrait, and something your daughter will treasure I’m sure.

So beautifully done, love the whole softness of tone which captures the moment very well.

Thanks Heather. Any tips from you would be appreciated as your portraits are so good.

Absolutely love this. Reminds me of my early years as a child and how safe and warm I felt in Mum's arms. Can even remember her perfume.

Thanks Jan for your comments. Totally agree about the perfume too!

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25/06/2019
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This picture of my daughter closing her eyes with her new baby sleeping on her was taken from a photo I’d taken. It was the first attempt at capturing a member of my family in pastels. I’m pleased with the likeness to my daughter but feel that baby is not as good as I would like it to be.

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Christine Rogan

From a young age as long as I had pencil and paper to hand, I’ve been happy. I have dabbled mainly with watercolour and in an effort to become more proficient joined local art classes. However since retiring I’ve had the opportunity (and time!) to try different media, and discovered a love of…

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