miniature life drawing pastel/pastel pencis on black mi tiente paper 10cm x 10cm

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life drawing, maria paterson, miniature, paper, pastel, series

Working in traditional mediums,pastels,oil,ceramics.Using these mediums I seek to express my surroundings by weaving a tapestry of colours through my work and seeking the abstract within.

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  • Lance Barnard
    Lance Barnardover 4 years ago

    Absolutely beautiful!!! I am amazed at how much detail you managed to get out of this small painting. Lovely mood.

  • thankyou lance, the pastel pencils help

    – maria paterson

  • Alan Stevens
    Alan Stevensover 4 years ago

    Wow. That takes some doing. I can’t get smaller than A1! Nicely done – both of them.

  • thankyou very much padrino, i wasnt sure if i could do it either

    – maria paterson

  • Susan  Kimball
    Susan Kimballover 4 years ago

    Beautiful work!

  • thanks very much susan

    – maria paterson

  • Frances Perea
    Frances Pereaover 4 years ago

    Wow, this is amazing art!

  • thankyou frances, much appreciated

    – maria paterson

  • eoconnor
    eoconnorover 4 years ago

    wonderful life study !LIZ

  • thanks liz, glad you like it

    – maria paterson

  • Anni Morris
    Anni Morrisover 4 years ago

    Another little treasure Maria, love your technique with the pastels. ~ Anni x :)

  • thanks anni

    – maria paterson

  • bevmorgan
    bevmorganover 4 years ago

    Splendid figure and palette, Maria. I could learn a great deal from you marvelous pastels.

  • thankyou very much bev, i appreciate your comments

    – maria paterson

  • Klaus Bohn
    Klaus Bohnabout 4 years ago

    u do great work!

  • thankyou for that compliment Klaus

    – maria paterson

    NAGILLAHalmost 4 years ago


  • thanyou for the wow

    – maria paterson

  • F.A. Moore
    F.A. Mooreover 3 years ago

    Maria, this now ranks among my top favorites of yours, and they are all favorites.

  • thankyou so much Frannie I wasnt sure if i could pull it off on such a small surface, but they have turned out ok. Glad you like it

    – maria paterson

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