Oh this will bring tears of appreciation to the recipient I know. I love how you scribed his accomplishments in the background. Such a beautiful gift Vern!
His face is so well done . I love all those strokes you made. Very attractive portrait.
A loving memorial to this man, Vern. I can tell it was painted straight from the heart.Blessings
A beautiful gift,painting and sentiment.
This is really special and so very beautifully painted! You should do tons of portraits, you are really gifted at these. The notations around him are a fantastic idea.
What a generous and lovng thing to do, Vern.I do so love you last few posts for the moleskin pages. Bet y'all will treasure that project! Best...
Wow...Vern, I'm Moved! as you know,I have a huge hole in my heart after my Dad passed and being a true friend, you have done an amazing thing by filling some of that hole.From the bottom of my heart......I THANK YOU.
I definitely seem the warm caring man. He is very lively and full of heart. I love how you did the text in the background. Not many artists can pull off text in their painting. You did so like a pro. Beautiful work.