This enterprising sailor was selling soap on a brilliantly sunny day in the port of Marseille - a fun subject for a painting, though it turned out to require a lot of painstaking detail work!

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Comment by Jessica Futerman on July 14, 2017 at 7:21

Nice to hear from you Ningning & thanks for your kind comment!

Comment by Ningning Li on July 13, 2017 at 5:57

I love the sunny day feelings . Great light and shadow contrast, Beautiful painting!!

Comment by Jessica Futerman on June 8, 2017 at 6:48

Thank you so much for taking the time to comment, Cristina & Pauline - it's always very encouraging!  

Comment by Pauline Le Merle on June 8, 2017 at 5:29

lovely Jessica!  great colour and story telling: You may have had a lot of detail to do but you have certainly made it look really natural 

Comment by Cristina Mihailescu on June 7, 2017 at 15:54

Love it! 

Comment by Robin Sage on June 7, 2017 at 5:45
I do appreciate your encouragement Jessica.
Comment by Jessica Futerman on June 6, 2017 at 20:35

Robin& Aurelia, thank you very much!   Robin, I hope you do find time for some painting; your work is always beautiful! 

Comment by Aurelia Sieberhagen on June 6, 2017 at 7:44

Nice colorful painting. 

Comment by Robin Sage on June 6, 2017 at 6:22
Jessica and Dor - enjoyed reading your conversation - ignited a spark in me too - must get the brushes out today! And I liked your painting too Jessica!
Comment by Jessica Futerman on June 6, 2017 at 0:25

Dor, thank you for your funny comment - this was actually a commission, so I had extra motivation to get to work with that brush!  Hope you make time for some painting soon - always enjoy seeing your colourful creations!  


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