Dear Elmer. Sweet grand gentleman, age 94.


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Pamela Rivera 16 Apr 2014

fabulous portrait:)

Artist Reply: Thank you very much! Happy Easter, Pamela!

yves colas 29 Mar 2014

amazing artwork,wonderfully done,a great ressemblance.excellent.

Artist Reply: Thank you so much, dear Yves!

John Cappello 24 Jul 2012

Awesome Riveting and Engrossing, Crowd pleasing. Keep up the GOOD work!

Artist Reply: I hope it will be good, John! Thank you very much!

Cristina Andrisan 22 Apr 2012

nice watyercolor

Artist Reply: Thank you very much, Cristina!

alessandro galex 28 Nov 2011

beautiful portrait, well done

Artist Reply: Thanks a lot, Alessandro! I appreciate your comment greatly! :)

Ginger Lovellette 08 Jan 2011

Really nice, Anneke!

Artist Reply: Thank you very much, Ginger!

jimmy guan 18 Aug 2009

wonderful Watercolor Anneke! :-)

Artist Reply: Thank you very much, Jimmy! :)

Sigridur Bachmann 05 Jul 2009

Fantastic portrait painting very precious ! " SUPERB "

Artist Reply: Dear friend, thank you so much for your always sweet comments!

Per Corell 16 Jun 2009

I love when I has to say thank you, -- this way it is allway's so rewarding. See I just has to look it all thru again.

Artist Reply: Per, your visit to my gallery is greatly appreciated. Thank you very much for your wonderful comment!

Bryan Wilson 01 Jul 2008

I love the timeless feel of this piece. And thanks for your kind comments.

Artist Reply: You're welcome, Bryan! Thank you for stopping by at my gallery and leaving your kind comment to my work.

Patricia Vidour 03 Mar 2008

Beautiful drawing! Love it!

Artist Reply: Thank you for the compliment, Patricia.

Nira Dabush 18 Nov 2007

This is truly wonderful watercolour and a great portrait,Anneke...very pleasing to the eyes.

Artist Reply: Thank you Nira, it was a pleasure to make it.

samuel wright 19 Aug 2007

Really good work....I enjoy the feeling it evokes within me.

Artist Reply: I'm very happy you like it, Samuel. Thank you so much for stopping by.

Robert, R. Ferguson 17 Aug 2007

I love this drawing style. Admiration, Bob.

Artist Reply: Thank you very much, Robert. Your opinion is greatly appreciated!

Charles Jones 18 Jul 2007

I think I envy Elmer the least little bit. It seems that Holland has more than beautiful tulips, wooden shoes and windmills to recommend it. :) A nice soft warm w/c, Anneke.

Artist Reply: I agree with you, Charles. Holland is a good place to live. :)

Elf Evans 14 Jul 2007

Is he a relative? Fine image...

Artist Reply: No, I'm not related to Elmer, he is a friend. :)

michelle legere 01 Jun 2007

so soft...has a nice illustrative quality to it.

Artist Reply: Thank you, Michelle.

Anonymous Guest (IP: 24 Apr 2007

A candy for the eyes... I see warmth in the old man's face, both in the picture and the painting. Nice colors as well.

Artist Reply: The warmth comes from his heart. Thank you for the wonderful words.

Olga van Dijk 26 Mar 2007

What a beautiful watercolor portrait of this nice looking man is this Anneke!! VERY WELL DONE! Great resemblance!--

Artist Reply: Thank you very much, Olga!

cynthia berridge 25 Mar 2007

beautiful watercolour art work, and in his photograph is looks younger than his age,

Artist Reply: Yes, he does look very young, he has such a sweet face. Thank you for your comment, Cynthia.

Joanna Jungjohann 25 Mar 2007

you have capture his personality and genuine self to a tee!

Artist Reply: Hi Joanna, thank you for your kind words, they are very much appreciated.

Jean M. Laffitau 24 Mar 2007

Beautiful portrait work Anneke!

Artist Reply: Thanks a lot, Jean!

Matt Falk 22 Mar 2007

wow, You are a good artist. I do portraits and grandma jamie is going to load one for me this weekend (yours are better). Matt Ryder.

Artist Reply: Hi Matt, it's a joy to see you in my gallery, I will watch your page for the portrait! You inherited your talent from your grandma, she is a great Lady!

Seth Weaver 22 Mar 2007

Anneke a marvelous portrait..you captured this gentleman's sweetness and spirit. You've made him immortal!

Artist Reply: I love that thought, Seth! :) Thank you very much.

Anna Sylvester 22 Mar 2007

Nicely done! I like how his eyes seem to be looking back in time...ahh the memories he must have of 94 years in this beautiful world!

Artist Reply: Yes, almost a century. :) Thank you for stopping by, Anna.

helen tyralik 22 Mar 2007

lovely work

Artist Reply: Thanks Helen.

Bev Chudey 21 Mar 2007

Very nice Anneka!

Artist Reply: Hi Bev! Thank you!

Reba McDonald 21 Mar 2007

Nice work Anneke.

Artist Reply: Thank you Reba! Your kind words are very appreciated.

Denny Gholson 21 Mar 2007

Excellent Work Anneke !

Artist Reply: Thank you so much, Denny.

Ingrid Kolster 21 Mar 2007

Wonderful capture Anneke.

Artist Reply: Thanks Ingrid, I'm glad you like it.

Greg Vilton 21 Mar 2007

It seems that the style of the painting really fits the personality of your model. It's a lovely portrait, Anneke!

Artist Reply: Greg, reading the words of a water colour expert like you, really brightens my day!

Lucia Stewart 21 Mar 2007


Artist Reply: Hey Lucia, I'm sure Elmer would love your Stressie! Thank you for the kind words.

Renata Cavanaugh 21 Mar 2007

Beautifully done Anneke

Artist Reply: Thanks for stopping by, Renata.

Karen Cash 21 Mar 2007

excellent work Anneke!!

Artist Reply: Thanks a lot, Karen!

bianca 21 Mar 2007

FANTASTIC FINE ART.....so well done....

Artist Reply: Thank you, Bianca

bert cortes 21 Mar 2007

Very nice watercolor painting, Anneke. Your painting looks just like the photo. Great job.

Artist Reply: Hi Bert, good to see you! This time I didn't accidentally delete your message. :) Thank you for the compliments!

Nelly van Nieuwenhuijzen 21 Mar 2007

beautiful portrait of a beautiful man!!!!!!!

Artist Reply: Hi Nelly, thank you. Yes he is such a sweet man, you can see it in his smile.

Martha Miller 21 Mar 2007

you did an excellent job on this portrait Anneke.........

Artist Reply: Thank you for the wonderful words, Martha! :)

Hanna Stawska 21 Mar 2007

Beautiful portrait!

Artist Reply: Hello Hanna, thank you very much.

Emily Reed 21 Mar 2007

Truly super portraiture! MY PIC OF THE DAY!

Artist Reply: Wow, thank YOU Emily! That's sweet of you. :)