Blue Icecream

Blue Icecream

I think it's excellent Val - you've caught a moment and expression and I love the colours.

This is fabulous Val. Love the way you have given the girl a blue halo, very clever and I love the expression of sheer, unadulterated delight of the girl tackling that ice cream.

Thank you very much Heather and Carole. I wasn't sure about the blue halo but it needed something to brighten her face. Maybe the blue is too similar to the blue icecream and I should have tried a different colour??

It’s very well done indeed all the kids go mad for this blue ice cream , it’s a bridge to far for me

I like this a lot Val, you've captured the moment brilliantly

Cheers Dermot and Russell I appreciate your generous comments.

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Soft pastel on colourfix. My nephews daughter enjoying her blue icecream. I very rarely attempt portraits especially in pastel so any critique is very welcome. Thanks for taking a peek.

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Val Kenyon

I am a self taught artist or, as I like to say, I'm "unrestricted by formal teaching" which probably explains my mish mash of styles. I paint in most media, watercolour, gouache, oil, coloured pencil and my favourite, soft pastels. I'm inspired by the Scottish landscape, nature and animals and…

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