Portrait in pencil

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This is really lovely.

How lovely is this - a stunner Gudrun

What a delight Gudrun. Horses are not easy things to get right. You have done so brilliantly .

So well drawn, the attentive mum, and the foal trying to work out what his legs are for.

What a delight Gudrun.

I love the horse’s head Gudrun, shows a loving mother to the foal.

It shows the fragility of new life and new motherhood beautifully Gudrun.

Great Sketch Gudrun

Really sweet, what a composition

Thank you all for your appreciation. You might have guessed horses are my passion in addition to art.

Beautiful delicate horse drawing, brilliant.

A wonderful drawing Gudrun!

This is beautiful. I've owned and ridden horses all my life, and you have captured this mare and foal so accurately - but you've also caught the love and the bond between them.

Thank you Bobbie. I am pleased I have managed to portray this as that is what drew me to this image.

Hang on Studio Wall
11/06/2021
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Archival, pencil on 20x20cm paper. As always a nightmare to photograph. This is a 'new mum'.

About the Artist
Gudrun Ståhl Sharpley

I am a figurative artist who revels in working with figures and faces, shapes and colours, focusing on movement within my work as my main theme. Over the years, I have studied old masters and new and influences in my work reflect admiration for the drawings of Leonardo da Vinci and the…

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