Study of a Woman Laughing

Study of a Woman Laughing | pastel on sanded paper | 9.75×10 | 2020 |$1800

Gateway International Painting Competition, Finalist, July 2020

“Capturing emotion in a painting is a truly difficult endeavor, and yet this piece does it beautifully. Everything in this piece, including the subject matter, the handling of the medium, the color and the value all suggest a clear emotion of joy.”

– Patrick Saunders, Judge