Am I Really 4 Now?
This is my latest portrait of my grand-daughter, Tabitha. She has now reached the dizzy heights of being 4 years old and this was done from a photo we took on her birthday. Amongst all the excitement of presents and cake, she paused for a pensive moment - perhaps reflecting on being a 'big girl' now so that is the image I chose to record in painting. I haven't done a full face portrait for ages and I really had to think hard about my approach, but it was very enjoyable having a go. Watercolour on Fabriano Artistico 300lbs.
About the Artist
I am a watercolourist first and foremost as I love the qualities of the medium, its riskiness and unpredictability. I started painting about 8 years ago and it has now become an integral part of my life. Hopefully, I will continue to paint into my dotage as I am given to understand that you can…View full profile