Old fashioned Girls are here!

Black Haired Girl
“Black Haired Girl” Acrylic on Board 11.25″ x 15.5″. I love he barely there smile and stiff expression just what I was going for

I have always been fascinated by the stoic and prim American Colonial Paintings. So As I am launching my decorative art series I had to paint some prim and proper little girls on board as they did originally and I age the paintings. I put an ageing varnish the one that creates cracks (love it). FYI as I will be a launching a Decorative Website that will be home to these charming girls I will put a link right here when its ready.

Old fashioned Girl Octoroon
Old fashioned Girl Octoroon. My next painting will be based on the composition of this beautiful vintage photograph. It is of a girl who is 1/8 black and Octoroon that ties into my heritage.
First Day of School
“First Day of School” Acrylic on Masonite 11.25′ x 15.5″ This painting was based on my school uniform of my First day of School in Barbados in the Caribbean. It was supposed to look like me as a girl but as I painted her she became her own charming self

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