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Old 03-06-2018, 10:23 AM
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Lincoln Profile- Oils- Finished

I'm enjoying these recent portraits- getting used to and making adjustments in the working process.
There are some details to adjust in this one yet, and I will update the image when done. 9x12 Oil on primed panel

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Very nice Ken !
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Thanks very much Carol! Loving oils-
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Wow! Well done, Ken!
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Thank you Michael- I appreciate it!
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Thank you Michael- I appreciate it!
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Thank you Michael- I appreciate it!
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love the sense of depth
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Thank you Mary! The sensitivity of oils is remarkable-
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Good work as always Ken. I also like the contrast with the background.
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Thank you Moises! It felt authentic-
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Excellent work . . a fitting tribute to, in my mind, our greatest President . .
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Thank you Olaf! I agree! I've done several and have learned much from those who know him better- it's led to a much greater appreciation for his leadership and extraordinary accomplishments.
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Some small refinements and adjustments made- finished but for signature.

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Very nice work! Beautiful light on the face!
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