Friday, July 2, 2010

Serval

Size: 6 x 6 inches
Medium: Acrylic
Support: Ampersand Gessobord

I painted this Serval from a reference photo by a wildlife painter David Stribbling. He is an amazing artist. One day, I hope to be able to paint like him.


8 comments:

Jan J. said...

Akiko, you don't need to paint like anyone else - you are SOOOOO talented! Your work is really amazing - as an animal lover and an art lover, I am very picky about animal art - it has to really capture the spirit of the animal, the expressions, the posture. You really are gifted at what you do!

martinealison said...

I like this painting and i love the felins... Thank you for it.

Gail H. Ragsdale said...

LOL! You want to paint like David, I want to paint like you!

Miniature Art by Karen Hull said...

I'm with Jan, Akiko. Many artists aspire to paint like YOU - you are a master artist in your own right and certainly don't need to compare yourself to anyone else. This painting is fantastic - amazing details!!!

DEB said...

Beautiful work Akiko! You make this serval look like a cuddly domestic cat. I just want to snuggle up and pet him!

SKIZO said...

Exquisite
Work

good
sources
of
Inspiration

Vern Schwarz said...

Akiko this piece is wonderful. I enjoyed seeing David's work as well. Jan said it best. There are a ton of people who would love to paint like you, me included.

hmuxo said...

You are an amazing artist! What a wonderful job you did with the fur! The expression on his face! perfect.

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