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jillh

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Reply #15 on: February 21, 2017, 03:08:17 PM
Mila Final.  Mila is a two year old daughter of a friend of mine.  Done on 17x14 Strathmore 300 Bristol vellum.  4h, 2h, HB and 2B.

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Reply #16 on: February 21, 2017, 03:24:04 PM
Outstanding, Jill!  :yippee: :yippee: :yippee: :yippee: This is very impressive.
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Reply #17 on: February 21, 2017, 04:08:19 PM
Jill,

What a beautiful drawing.  She is so pretty.

The hair looks so real!

aloha

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Reply #18 on: February 21, 2017, 05:09:44 PM
 :clap: :clap: :clap:  Jill, Mila's portrait is exceptional.  You have done a brilliant job on her. It almost looks like a photograph and your shading is outstanding.


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Reply #19 on: February 21, 2017, 06:47:12 PM
Wow! That is beautiful. The hair is amazing.
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Reply #20 on: February 21, 2017, 07:03:54 PM
A really beautiful drawing.  Wow!!
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Reply #21 on: February 21, 2017, 09:20:21 PM
Thank you Steve, Mea, Patricia, EmmaLee and Tennmom for you wonderful comments.  This was my 10th portrait, which includes the portrait done in Nolans portrait course, which got me interested in drawing portraits.  It was a challenging drawing, however, I was happy with the way it turned out.
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Reply #22 on: February 21, 2017, 09:27:53 PM
Beuatiful portrait Jill!
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Reply #23 on: February 22, 2017, 12:01:29 PM
 :not_worthy: Banner job Jill !!!  :yippee:      :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #24 on: February 22, 2017, 01:11:16 PM
Beautifully done portrait of Mila Jill, I love the way you have captured the light shining on her face.  :clap: :clap: :smitten:
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Reply #25 on: February 22, 2017, 02:47:39 PM
Wow fantastic drawing you have done of this very pretty girl  :flowers: :yippee:  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #26 on: February 22, 2017, 03:53:41 PM
THank you JayJ, Val, Win and TeresaM.  I loved getting encouraging words from you all.
Jill
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Reply #27 on: February 22, 2017, 04:43:11 PM
Jill, elle est tellement mignone.   She is beautiful as well as your drawing, you did an awsome drawing.  :yippee: :yippee: :yippee:
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Reply #28 on: February 22, 2017, 08:42:59 PM
Wow Jillh , exceptional well drawn !    :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: .how long you took to complete this?


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Reply #29 on: February 22, 2017, 09:28:27 PM
Thank you Danielle and Cyril for your lovely comments.

Cyril,  it took me just over 40 hrs.  I'm as slow as molasses!  😀
Jill
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