Archive for the Portraits Category

Wedding Portrait

Posted in oil painting, Portraits, weddings with tags , , on January 20, 2013 by Beth West Studio

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The O’Donnells 18 x 24″ Oil on canvas by Beth West

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Portrait of a Young Girl

Posted in oil painting, Portraits with tags , on June 16, 2012 by Beth West Studio

Portrait of a Young Girl  18 x 24″ oil on canvas by Beth West

Another Portrait of Forrest in Progress

Posted in oil painting, Portraits with tags , on May 5, 2012 by Beth West Studio

 

Forrest II   16 x 20″ oil on canvas by Beth West

Detail Forrest II

Portrait of a Young Girl

Posted in oil painting, Portraits with tags , on May 5, 2012 by Beth West Studio

 

This is the way my portraits begin, a loose drawing called a grisaille on a toned canvas.  I’m looking forward to putting the paint on.

Margaret Thatcher

Posted in oil painting, Portraits with tags , , on February 24, 2012 by Beth West Studio

I found a wonderful photo of Margaret Thatcher on the internet and had to attempt to paint it.

Margaret Thatcher  16″ x 20″ oil on canvas by Beth West

Alexey Pisemsky

Posted in oil painting, Portraits with tags , on September 28, 2011 by Beth West Studio

 

Alexey Pisemsky 18 x 24″ oil on canvas

Copied from original by Ilya Repin

Tiffany

Posted in oil painting, Portraits with tags , on September 12, 2011 by Beth West Studio

Tiffany  8 x 10″ oil on stretched canvas by Beth West

I found this sweet photograph somewhere on the internet and had to try to capture it in paint.  This was one of my favorite paintings to work on.  If anyone knows who the photographer was, please pass their contact information on to me.  Thanks!