Old fashioned Girls are here!
“Black Haired Girl” Acrylic on Board 11.25″ x 15.5″. I love he barely there smile and stiff expression just what I was going for
I have always been fascinated by the stoic and prim American Colonial Paintings. So As I am launching my decorative art series I had to paint some prim and proper little girls on board as they did originally and I age the paintings. I put an ageing varnish the one that creates cracks (love it). FYI as I will be a launching a Decorative Website that will be home to these charming girls I will put a link right here when its ready.
Old fashioned Girl Octoroon. My next painting will be based on the composition of this beautiful vintage photograph. It is of a girl who is 1/8 black and Octoroon that ties into my heritage.
“First Day of School” Acrylic on Masonite 11.25′ x 15.5″ This painting was based on my school uniform of my First day of School in Barbados in the Caribbean. It was supposed to look like me as a girl but as I painted her she became her own charming self