anonyrrie: Lovely Hearts

Sunday, February 04, 2007

Lovely Hearts


Grow Together and Sunset Swans

I have sent these two paintings to be part of the "Lovely Hearts" charity exhibition put on by artstream gallery to benefit the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Artstream is donating their portion of the proceeds to the charity, and I have decided that I will donate my portion as well.

Both pieces are 6" x 8" acrylic on canvas with light cherry stained wood gallery frames. They, along with lots of other really wonderful "Lovely Hearts," are available for purchase at the artstream online shop.

11 Comments:

Blogger Ginger*:)* said...

Carla these are both so lovely. I have always admired them and think that to be able to paint such perfect scenes in such a small area must take great control and talent. What a lovely gift.

2:35 PM  
Blogger Sherry Rogers said...

Wow this are really spectacular! I especially love the swan one. . .but I am partial to red!

2:38 PM  
Blogger Ester said...

hey, great paintings, and great cause too! Cool to see other people taking part in the Lovely Hearts :)

11:45 PM  
Blogger Momma Pajama said...

Hi Carla,
Thanks for the comment! I am loving your lady portraits!

I ended up starting with a basic set of 10 Liquitex acrylics. I wanted to be sure of acrylics before I socked too much money into it, and now that I'm liking them so much I'm curious to try other brands. I have heard I shouldn't mix brands - do you agree or not? I was thinking of getting a few tubes of Golden's to compare quality. I use the paint in layers, watered down often. I am excited I am nearly done with my bluebird, which I will post soon.

2:57 PM  
Blogger Roz Foster said...

Nice! Very generous of you, Carla, and a great cause.

3:02 PM  
Anonymous belinda said...

i remember seeing them on various occasions, very very beautiful!!! yes, i love susan's charity exhibit!!

4:47 PM  
Blogger getzapped said...

They are sooothing and just perfect for such wonderful charity. What a nice gesture!

5:01 PM  
Anonymous krista said...

those swans are so sweet. I love them.

8:05 PM  
Blogger Crafty Green Poet said...

Lovely pictures, both have such wonderful light in them and such lovely texture too...

3:33 PM  
Blogger Julia said...

So very beautiful!

7:31 AM  
Blogger nirmala said...

very beautiful...........luvley &deep colors..the painting vt swans is grt......suits the theme
:-)

9:14 PM  

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