Friday, August 28, 2009

Carrie - original oil portrait painting by Connie Chadwell




This young ballerina was so nice to pose for me so I could do a quick sketch and make lots of color notes. The painting is 10 x 8" on linen. Thanks so much for stopping by Hackberry Street Studio!

8 comments:

Elizabeth Seaver said...

Connie, this is wonderful, delicate and graceful. You've captured a beautiful moment in time. It's my favorite of your paintings I've seen so far, I think.

Connie said...

Thank you, Elizabeth - that's very nice to hear and I do appreciate your visiting my blog!

Carolann said...

What a beautiful portrait!

http://www.onpainting.wordpress.com said...

What an expressive face. Beautiful!

Connie said...

Thanks so much Carolann - glad you stopped by!

Connie said...

Hi Bill - nice to see you here - thanks so much - I appreciate it!

cojxac said...

Very nice and colorful portrait. Look forward to see more. You keep me inspired.

Connie said...

Thank you so much, Jose! Nice to see you here - I hope you will come back often.