"Ready for the Dance" oil 24"x30" $6500
"Ready for the Dance" oil on linen 24"x30" 2017 $6500
Before she came to model, I planned my composition around the blue dress that I had seen Stoli dance in at the fair. The composition was designed to tell a story about the young lady, ready for the dance. The silk I had just purchased in NYC. Started in the winter when the trees were bare, it was well past spring again when I finally added the view outdoors.