Summer & Winter

A portrait of sweet sisters.

(I apologise for my mediocre photography. I haven't had time to take the painting to my photographer yet.)

36x48 Oil on Canvas

36x48 Oil on Canvas

Detail

Detail

My grandmother gave me this teapot and creamer when I was a child.

My grandmother gave me this teapot and creamer when I was a child.

She doesn't go anywhere without this "el-we-phant," plus it's a good idea to put a dark object in the foreground to give the painting depth. I love her grubby pink fingertips. Maybe she'd been digging for pet worms or just digging up all my grass for the fun of it.

She doesn't go anywhere without this "el-we-phant," plus it's a good idea to put a dark object in the foreground to give the painting depth. I love her grubby pink fingertips. Maybe she'd been digging for pet worms or just digging up all my grass for the fun of it.

A family friend gave the girls these demitasse cups. I had originally planned to have 3, implying that there was another guest, but it didn't work for the composition.

A family friend gave the girls these demitasse cups. I had originally planned to have 3, implying that there was another guest, but it didn't work for the composition.

Who wouldn't want their portrait painted in a dress made out of their neighbor's 1960's curtains and gold lame with giant pink bows.

Who wouldn't want their portrait painted in a dress made out of their neighbor's 1960's curtains and gold lame with giant pink bows.

Not to mention this peach satin "Glenda the Good Witch of the North" dress with silver sequin applique. 

Not to mention this peach satin "Glenda the Good Witch of the North" dress with silver sequin applique. 

 DCF 1.0