Acrylic and Pastel on Strathmore Pastel 400 series
This is the first painting I ever did. I was looking through a book of old Madonna paintings and thought this one was so beautiful. Mine is an interpretation of the original. Being my first painting I didn’t realize you were not supposed to combine acrylic and pastel but it worked out anyway!
I love her sweet and gentle expression. I think she looks like she is pondering a very precious and special memory.