In her Tutu

A loving grandmother sent me this picture of her granddaughter, and instantly, we knew this was the one that had to become a painting. She gave it to my friend, the mom, for Christmas, but I am surprised she pulled her fingers off all this cuteness. A toddler in a tulle dress has so much personality to communicate, and I hope I did well in portraying her colorful smile and soft, angelic features.

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Oil on Canvas


12 x 12
Kristen Hess

Meet Kristen Hess

Inspired by beautiful colors and light, Kristen’s artwork reflects the discoveries she makes in studying God’s creation. As a follower of Jesus, Kristen takes joy in internalizing and recreating the world around her. When Kristen is not painting, she may be cooking, enjoying life with her husband, playing any kind of games or sports, and daydreaming about traveling the world.