Monday, September 15, 2008

Fairy Painting


This is the finished piece from the Fairy Sketch. It's Talens Opaque watercolor with acrylic highlights, on Strathmore 400 series, 140 lb. cold press paper.

18 comments:

Kelly Light said...

It's so good, I want to add a "Van" in front of my name now!

Kristi Valiant said...

Oh Anthony, it's so lovely. The raindrops scattering are perfect (you really like water, don't you?), and the little girl is simply darling. A wonderful addition to your portfolio.

Anthony VanArsdale said...

Ha,Ha! thanks Kelly... you always make me laugh!

Thanks Kristi! I guess I am fond of painting water :)

Phyllis Harris said...

Just beautiful!!!You certainly know how to handle watercolors!!

Anthony VanArsdale said...

Hi Phyllis! Thanks!

-J.Meyer said...

Very nice! She is really lovely!!

-J.Meyer said...

Oh and I adore your squirrel avatar! GO SQUIRRELS!!!!!!!!

Anthony VanArsdale said...

Thanks Jennifer!

Go Squirrels!!!

AWells said...

It's absolutely lovely!

Alina Chau said...

Charming, I love the butterfly wings!

Christina Ann Rodriguez said...

I Love how you draw children!! You capture their innocence in their faces! Your work is beautiful!

kathy hare said...

Anthony, this is gorgeous. I love the expression on her face,
beautiful..

Anthony VanArsdale said...

Thanks Aja!

Hi Alina! thanks!

Thank you so much Christina!

Thanks Kathy!

PotatoMamma said...

Anthony, this again is very beautiful!

Thanks so much for stopping by at my blog - appreciate it a lot!

Astrid

Anthony VanArsdale said...

Thanks Astrid!

and you're very welcome...it's my pleasure!

Jess said...

This is so beautifully painted! You've really captured the wetness of the rain!

Anthony VanArsdale said...

Hi Jess! Thanks!

Isaac Marzioli - Freelance Illustrator said...

great use of watercolor! Your stuff is quite nice!