'Barbara' artist and model

‘Barbara’ artist and model

'Barbara', pastel sketch

‘Barbara’, pastel sketch

Among my mentors in portrait painting, I must count Barbara pictured here twice.
My colleague and friend has happily sat for me–and also schemed with me to gather some local portrait painters regularly in an open studio format. Her lovely face testifies that beauty is ageless! Here is a link to her own painting page.–Carol