Janine Lees Art - (Freida) WEB2

Another stunner Janine.

Beautiful detail, love it

Another great work of detail.

Your postings are all superbly painted Janine, this one is superb.

Fabulous trio of paintings

Frieda is another beauty - your technique works very well indeed

Excellent and for me your best by far.

Another stunning painting!!!

Beautiful fox

Thank you so much to everyone who has left me such wonderful comments below...I'm so sorry I don't know how to reply to them individually on here (any suggestions on how to do this would be very much appreciated). Janine x

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Freida's pensive expression and fixed gaze reflects the shy nature of these wonderful creatures, yet she looks as if she is also smiling enigmatically like the 'slightly' more famous portrait 'Mona Lisa'. This artwork was created in three stages: firstly water-soluble pencils are applied to provide the 'under-painting' of the subject, this base is then built-up with many layers of coloured pencils. Finally, pastels are used to form the background which gives a soft matt appearance.

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Janine Lees

Having previously worked as a graphic designer, Janine is now a full-time professional artist working from her studio in York. Initially starting her journey into Fine Art with hand-drawn pen and ink illustrations, Janine now uses a variety of mediums to create her realistic style. Favoured subjects…

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