This is a very powerful painting. The red is so striking. Like its hectic and mad and full of movement, it's going crazy all around her. The main focus is your sister and she looks so serene, and peaceful, almost angelic like.

Love the style you have painted this portrait. It is extremely effective and very different Val-Irene.

Thanks carole for the comments. It is quite different from the way I normally paint but then I rely on my mood.

A lovely tribute to your sister, Val-Irene.

Your comment meant a lot to me Sandra thank you.

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I did this painting in memory of my dear sister Margaret who left me last year. This is from the memories I have from working in London. She was one of the first lady reps. in adveritising in the 1960s. She always wore big hats and in this painting I decided to have London as the scene.

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Val-Irene Robertson

I love to play with colour and atmosphere. My passion is to capture the moment with light and colour, whether it be oils, watercolours and other media. Having lived in the countryside most of my life my emotions and feeling are with nature although whenever I visit London I am inspired by the…

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