• New Portrait - Beauty and the Beast

    14 days ago - By Candace X. Moore

    First let me do my pitch...I'm always looking for portrait commissions. It's what I do. Please contact me if you are interested in commissioning a painting or drawing. I work with clients near and far. View examples of my work at my website or on my Instagram feed .
    On to the post-
    Beauty and Beast, oil on linen, 24x18" This is a labor of love, a portrait of my daughter and her cat. I aimed to create an intimate feeling by filling the picture plane with the figures, making them feel close, and through the direct eye contact of the viewer and both subjects.
    I relied on contrasts to add...
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