Sep 1, 2013

Whose Footsteps?

from her realm 
she gazed to the one below
and wondered
at those beautiful footsteps

it began like this:

i carved a stamp:

close up for 29 Faces:

sharing face #1

for the month of September
all participants will attempt to post one face a day
for 29 days



  1. Ooooh great Tammie, Lovely to see you and the wonderful faces you create. Love the beautiful green eyes very catching. ManonXx

  2. she looks so kind. love your layers to get the skin tones

  3. Super start to the challenge! She's really a sweet little beauty :)

  4. wow, she is beautiful!! Isnt the whole process of creation enchanting? Everything just about to reveal itself any time...we are the facilitators between Ether ad Earth :)
    Love you xx

  5. Wow! This is not only potret, this is painting with storey. Wonderful painting. I love this :-)

  6. Wonderful face with wonderful colors. I love your amazing girl ♥

  7. Oh, Tammie ~ she's wonderful and I absolutely adore your stamp! I'm excited to be sharing this 29 Faces adventure with you!

  8. Wow, Tammie, this is so beautiful. I love her lips! And eyes!

  9. She is beautiful. I love her lips and eyes.

  10. Tammie, this is just exquisite!
    At first, I thought it was rendered in pastels... I see you have layered prismacolors and acrylic?
    Your stamp is great!

  11. I love that stamp! Thank you for the close-ups, it's lovely to see all the little details.

  12. Hi Tammie Lee! Your color choices are just FABULOUS. See, I'm not a colorist. I would never have thought about using orange and aqua, EVER!

    And thank you for coming to visit! Isn't that poem by Gregson wonderful?

    Swim deep my friend. Anita

  13. hey! i just found your blog and i really love your paintings!
    I'm your new follower!
    Pss by my blog to say hello!

  14. She is pretty and her green eyes is so lovely and bright. :)

  15. Hi Tammy, It's been a long while since I dropped by. 29 faces is getting me in touch with old and new acquaintances which is great.
    Love the background you started with and your face is gorgeous. Did you find her in the background or did you plan her? Stamp is fab, you clever lady!!! :)

  16. So whimsical and dreamy, I love it!

  17. Her lips are killing me with awesomeness!!! She's so beautiful! I can't wait to see more! <3 <3 <3

  18. So wonderful to see you in the challenge again Tammie... your girl is beautiful... such a gentle and sweet little face... so looking forward to a month of your gorgeous faces...

    Jenny ♥

  19. hello everyone!
    thank you for all your lovely messages.

    to respond to questions:

    Feathers: yes, the exploration of creating is enchanting !

    Penny: yes a mix of acrylic, colored pencil and charcoal pencil.
    fun to play with all.

    Anita, yes a wonderful poem, thank you so much for sharing!!

    Hi Clare,
    i did not plan her and i did not find her in the back ground... some how the back ground led me to the story, but her i created as i went along.

    thank you all so much for enjoying this piece and your lovely messages!

  20. Tammie,wat een prachtig mooi en lief gezichtje de kleuren van de haren ogen en lippen zo mooi!!
    Een groet Christiene.

    Tammie, what a beautiful beautiful and sweet face the color hair eyes and lips so beautiful!
    A greeting Christiene.

  21. She's so beautiful! And I LOVE that stamp!

  22. What a beautiful lady!

  23. I am so in love with this piece. The colors are wonderful and the story is so poignant. The shading on her face is beautiful.

  24. Anonymous9/02/2013

    Lovely green eyes! Good start!

  25. Anonymous9/03/2013

    beautiful she's anmazing and I love so much her lips:

  26. Beautiful creation, love those sunrise colors!

  27. she is lovely. i love seeing your process as you painted her.

  28. What a beautiful face, so soft and dreamy!
    xx Monique

  29. This is beautiful...I love the colours.


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