The portrait of Baxter has made me want to paint more portraits of horses. The Young Man Holding a Flower is my effort to learn more about indirect painting, after having taken a class with John Wellington who is an expert of the technique. Tomorrow I will begin glazing over this underpainting.

Elise Dodeles-Portrait of Baxter-oil on canvas-12x16 inches-2020w Elise Dodeles-Young Man Holding a Flower-oil on canvas-24x30 inches-2020w