A beautiful palette of colours, just the ticket for a cold day. They have a lovely energy.Best wishes for the new year!
Thank you so much, Lisa! I will be enjoying your beautiful blog this year.Best wishes to you, too!
Chris, I like them both. I like the soft colors and the confident expressions. Plus you handle the hot press just as well as the cold press. Paint on!
Like the firm line of the lips in the second one.
Your portrait are beautiful, Chris! delicate with beautiful colors.I was kind of missing your batik paintings and today I am so happy to see your watercolors!Happy challenge to you....
Thank you, Martine. I miss the batiks too & will get back to them as soon as we find a house. The real estate market is a little slow now - soon to pick up, I hope.
I really enjoyed looking at the eyes. I was admiring the way you painted the eyes.Wonderful!
Thank you so much, Julie!
those are so pretty :D love the delicate colours and I like seeing pencil lines with watercolour, glad to know I'm not the only one who forgets to get rid of them before painting :p
Nice portraits! The eyes are great.
Appreciate it, Susan!
I think they are both beautiful, Chris! I love the eyes, colours and details! :)
Thank you, Linda. Appreciate it!
These two ladies are lovely.. I could look at them gracing my wall for ever.
Thank you so much, Nancy!
Beautiful! Worth waiting for. Paint on…..
Thanks, Patricia. Still struggling, but I'll keep trying.
I love them both, Chris, but that second one......whoa...it doesn't let you leave!
These two paintings are absolutely outstanding Chris. The colors, the softness of the piece and the eyes!!!! All perfect. PLEASE more portraits!!!!
Thank you so much, Hilda!
Absolutely marvelous portraits!! You have caught their soul in their eyes. Exquisite!!!
Thank you, Carol!
Really nice, the EYES have it! I am getting ready to add some portraits to my 30 in 30 next week. You have inspired me!
Wow. Thank you, Pattie. Best of luck with the portraits!
Chris I am so happy to see you back. I missed you and your art! I have had a busy December and today it is back to the paints!Lovely work.
Oh, thank you, Helen. Glad you're getting back to painting. It will be great seeing more of your artwork!
Amazing portraits Chris! They are both lovely...specially the eyes! Keep it up you're doing great!🤗
I think I didn't do something right when I commented...so you may see something from me 2x. :-) There is so much emotion in both of these. Really wonderful eyes!
Thank you, Mrs. Parsons!
Wow Chris - both of these portraits are amazing. Doing faces has to be such a challenge and one you did so well.
Two gorgeous portraits, love the work on the eyes and how you kept the light everywhere !