|The Book Drop, size- 3.5"x 4.5"|
This is my first painting. It was painted in acrylic on Bristol board. The superimposed penny was added to give the viewer a sense of scale. Much of the painting was done under a magnifying glass, which is how gallery patrons are encouraged to view the original artwork. The paint brushes that I used, vary in size but most often, a size 000 or smaller was used. I've painted small images in the past (many 5"X7" paintings for Hallmark) but this takes "small" to a different level.
Guidelines have been established for the creation of miniature paintings, as follows:
|Plein Air Bear, size-5"x4"|