Salon 2022 Norway. Facebook page is up

Art for sale * Portraits/Commissions * Trompe l’Oeil * News * About * Classes *Murals * Archive * Contact Announcement: The host of Salon 2022 Inge Visnes created facebook page and posted several updates there already- Check it out and follow updates for Salon 2022 here–> So exciting! Looking forward to to exhibit and paintContinue reading “Salon 2022 Norway. Facebook page is up”

Eyes of the portrait are watching you. Story about my painting at Bella’s Restaurant. Tampa, Florida

Art for sale * Portraits/Commissions * Trompe l’Oeil * News * About * Classes *Murals * Archive * Contact Interesting story about that portrait-commission which I painted recently. Did you experienced in museums that the eyes in the portraits of great masters are alive and look back at you, and follow you if you walkContinue reading “Eyes of the portrait are watching you. Story about my painting at Bella’s Restaurant. Tampa, Florida”

New painting- lunch in Paris. Portrait

Art for sale * Portraits/Commissions * Trompe l’Oeil * News * About * Classes *Murals * Archive * Contact Introducing my new painting “Lunch in Paris”. Just finished. Simple house wine for two , escargot and salad in Paris. It’s a wonderful life! How to commission a portrait or a custom Art -> Acquire myContinue reading “New painting- lunch in Paris. Portrait”

Children portrait from a small photo reference. Gift for a grandmother.

This is another commission – portraits of 2 grandchildren which I painted from a photo. Below is the photo of them on the beach next to my portraits. It was a surprise-gift for grandmother of those children. Let me know if you have ideas for a gift like that for your grandparents . Contact meContinue reading “Children portrait from a small photo reference. Gift for a grandmother.”

New portrait. Little girl from the past. Tampa, Florida

“Girl with green eyes and long lushes”. New portrait-commission in 2021. I painted that portrait from black/white old photo of my clients. The reference photo was old photo in black/white from many years ago. I had to “guess” the colors of the skin, lips, hair, dress, etc. But during our first meeting I took aContinue reading “New portrait. Little girl from the past. Tampa, Florida”