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Sunday, February 14, 2010

Portrait of a Friend

This is a watercolor portrait of a dear friend Fred Walsh, a resident of Canada; whom I met on blogosphere last year.Fred is a talented guy - he sings very well, and is a great guitarist as well as a wonderful wild life photographer! You an see his photos on his blog --http://www.fredwalshphotos.blogspot.com/

12 comments:

  1. I always liked your portrait shots, and this is so skillfully done as well...Thomas

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  2. Arti, this is such a wonderful piece. I love the spring-like palette and you've captured a life so well-lived, so well-loved in this man's face. Fred seems like he would be a great friend indeed.

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  3. Another "super" portrait, Arti. You are a Master in representing the character / personality of the persons. Congratulations! Tito.

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  4. 目標是什麼不重要,目標能產生什麼樣的效果才重要..............................

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  5. A very good portrait and overall painting. I like how you handled the shirt.

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  6. Thank you Thomas, glad to see you again...
    Thanks sherry,I haven't met Fred and this was the only photo of him that I had, so I just let myself go- glad it came out this way!

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  7. Thank you Tito, Ramesh and Tony...I think I have a soft spot for portraits, what to do!

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  8. I love music, musicians and now watercolor portraits of musicians.. The expressions, posture and everything is so perfect..

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  9. Thanks Edward and Prabal.
    Prabal , if you like music, you must visit Fred's blog where you will find links to his myspace page..he is a very good singer,too.

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  10. Arti, sorry it has taken so long to compliment you on your wonderful creation! I am sincerely impressed
    by all you do; and this one has special resonance, of course! : )
    Greetings from South Florida, ~Terry

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