Alisa’s Eye

Years ago, I began this little one inch eye portrait on an ivory heart cabochon, thinking it would not take long to complete. But I got stuck when I laid down the wrong tint of color for the shadows around the eye, and I just couldn't put my finger on ...

The Super-Mini Portrait

So, do you think 3/4 inch is a tiny painting? Aside from a ½ inch eye portrait, it’s the smallest face I’ve ever attempted to paint. Chloe’s portrait will be placed in a hefty Celtic locket for my son. I work from photos because the painting process is very time consuming …