"Squinting in the Sun"
Oil on Canvas, 6" sq., c. Catherine Vines
Sometimes - some times - the paint just flows off the brush. Halleluiah!
Of course that belies the question, "Should the title have been, 'Something doesn't smell good here?'"
My biggest reservation is in the photo the highlights in her hair look flesh-colored rather that blond,
which means not only does the painting have to be right, but the colors have to photograph right. Now that can be a lot to ask.