April’s work were recently featured in an Exclusive Resorts blog about the Top 10 Mother’s Day gifts. Journalist, globetrotter and NYC mother, DJ Duckworth listed a portrait of her son as her #1 item. A joy to hear Read it here — All About Mom — top 10 gifts!
Stages :: charcoal on paper, to oil on canvas Jenna — initial sketch, and final portrait
Gabriella — initial sketch, and final portrait
Evan — initial sketch, and final portrait
New Portrait Series Released:
Three beautiful children are now gracing the walls of their family homes and will be there for many, many years:
The Arkansas Game and Fish Foundation will be hosting a Hall of Fame Banquet Friday, September 7th, 2012 to induct three new members to the Outdoor Hall of Fame. April has been hired to paint a reproduction of the famous photograph of Claypool’s Reservoir, from 1956, showing approximately 300 to 350,000 ducks in a NE Arkansas Reservoir for ABC’s Wide, Wide World of Sports. The painting will be auctioned to benefit the Foundation as will prints. Please contact April if you are interested in a print of this wonderful work. UPDATE: PRINTS ARE GOING VERY QUICKLY. PLEASE CONTACT APRIL ASAP IF YOU ARE INTERESTED.