“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time." Thomas Merton
Beautiful portrait, Laurelle!Beautifully expressive!
Merci, Martine! I definitely achieved a good likeness, but the subject of the painting feels I made him appear sad. My intention was to capture his intense fascination when he is hearing something interesting. I will keep trying.
Oil on canvas board, 27 x 27 cm. (approx 10.5 x 10.5 in.) Why did I paint this? Giving a reason for why we do something makes us feel ...