Young Love by Simon Aberle

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Commisioned peiece for a client’s daughter-in-law-to-be as a 21st Birthday present.
I am really happy to get some work again finally :)
Approx 30 hours work

Graphite Mechanical Pencils 3H, HB & 2B
Completed 10th November, 2009

Gallery Award of Excellence
Juried Invitational
of Solo Exhibition, March 2010


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  • Julia  Thomas
    Julia Thomasalmost 5 years ago

    Goregous work as always Sime – The skin particularly on the girl is totally sublime!

  • Thanks Julia :)

    – Simon Aberle

  • Elaine Green
    Elaine Greenalmost 5 years ago

    You are amazing, this is fabulous. Congrats on wedding, I did same thing too 2 and 1/2 weeks ago!

  • Thanks for the kind words, and congratulations!!

    – Simon Aberle

  • © Linda Callaghan
    © Linda Callaghanalmost 5 years ago

    this is jaw dropping art Simon…just like a photo! Congratulations to you both on your recent wedding!! Lynda said it was a wonderful day!

  • Thanks Linda :)
    It was a beautiful wedding, and Claire and I are so sickeningly happy together :)

    – Simon Aberle

  • Philosophy Lee
    Philosophy Leealmost 5 years ago

    I’m almost as amazed at how he got his hair like that
    as I am at how YOU got his hair like that! :)

  • Thanks mate, it probably would have taken us both the same excruciating amount of time ;)

    – Simon Aberle

  • meckersley
    meckersleyalmost 5 years ago

    This is absolutely stunning! Simon you are an incredibly talented artist., this is just beautiful. xx

  • Thanks heaps Meg :)

    – Simon Aberle

  • © Linda Callaghan
    © Linda Callaghanalmost 5 years ago

    that is how it should be ! and dare I say hubby and I are still the same after 19 yrs of marriage! :-)

  • That’s fantastic Linda :)

    – Simon Aberle

  • Laurie Search
    Laurie Searchalmost 5 years ago

    This is fantastic….so sweet and beautiful!!

  • Thanks Laurie :)

    – Simon Aberle

  • Leslie Gustafson
    Leslie Gustafsonalmost 5 years ago

    Unbelievably great!!! Congratulations on your new marriage!

  • Thanks and thanks!!!

    – Simon Aberle

  • Patricia Anne McCarty-Tamayo
    Patricia Anne ...almost 5 years ago

    very beautiful, you’re a master at the pencils!

  • Thank you for the sweet words :)

    – Simon Aberle

  • Marjorie Wallace
    Marjorie Wallacealmost 5 years ago

    Beautiful work! SImply brilliant!

  • Thank you Marjorie :)

    – Simon Aberle

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