Monday, May 28, 2012


Some more practice...this is Sydney- the beautiful little daughter of my husband's friend; looking happy as she sits in her pillow bunker surrounded by countless pillows!.. Incidentally, Sydney is expecting a baby brother very soon, and I will be having a new model - depends on whether her mom likes this portrait !
Watercolour on paper, 14"x10"


  1. She is adorable! Arti, I just think your work is phenomenal but I suspect you already know that, yes? I'll bet Sydney will be a wonderful big sister!

  2. This is beautiful, and I LOVE how you did the background!

  3. Fantastic this portrait of the little Sydney. Congratulations Arti. Ciao.

  4. Really cute, and really well painted too. You have done the golden blonde hair very nicely indeed!

  5. Bellissimo. Che sorriso stupendo. Elvi

  6. Sherry I am constantly working to improve...but thank you so much!

  7. Thank you Kathryn...
    Thanks Aditi, Tito and Elvi

  8. Thanks Vinayak..this time I used some white gouache to highlight the loose strands of hair over the dark background- I guess it worked!

  9. Beautiful portrait, Arti. Sydney is adorable and I'm SURE her Mom will love it!!! Congratulations!!

  10. Very pretty. I see shared portraits in the future.

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