This is Alex's brother. Both portraits were commissioned. Both children were considerably older than their portraits. Their mother wanted a more timeless feel for their portraits. She also wanted them to have a little of the feel of going back home to the farm.

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Olga van Dijk 11 Dec 2008

This beautiful commissioned artwork would do great in the artist group of AW *SMILE!* ! Please join! What a wonderful pastel this is Diana~!--Love and Light~OLGA

Artist Reply: Thanks, Olga. I'm now a member of *SMILE*. Looks like a good group!

Eddy collins 24 Sep 2006

Nice work

Elizabeth Teed 12 Sep 2005

nice work, what type of paper did you use?

Renata Cavanaugh 11 Sep 2005

Gorgeous portrait!!

Bluemoonshadow 08 Sep 2005

Your pastel work is amazing.... so life like and real.... Very lovely indeed~!!