Monday, December 14, 2009

Art Commission

This is actually two projects commissioned for a young lady’s bedroom..One is the poster in the middle and one is an actual painting on the wall.

I talked with both mom and the young woman and made a list of what they wanted.

I made a sketch:



We did a photo shoot.
I decide to use the young lady as the model for the painting.


















This is a picture I took a while back. I liked the trees in the background so I cropped it and tinted it blue.




















This is her cat she wanted to have in the painting.












The painting on the wall.











All together.





9 comments:

  1. Oh my gosh, Deirdra! This is absolutely AMAZING!!! When can you come over and paint my bedroom??? (Just kidding. Maybe if I move someday, though, I'll hire you, too!)

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  2. Deirdra,
    This is a very fun project. You do such nice work.

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  3. How beautiful--and to get to see the creative process that went into it. You are so talented!

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  4. Wow, you're such a talented artist! It
    so interesting to see the steps you went through as your planned it out too. I'm lucky to draw stick figures!

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  5. Oh my gosh, that is so totally cute! What a lucky young lady, to have that painted on her wall. You did a wonderful job, and it's so cool that you used the young lady as the model for the painting.

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  6. Did you use acrylics? You so rock! I <3 it! :)

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