Johannes Vermeer's The Milkmaid - my copy

by James Han
(Singapore)

Johannes Vermeer's The Milkmail - my copy

Johannes Vermeer's The Milkmail - my copy

I am a self taught artist and find that painting with acrylic paint is very addictive. Especially when you started a new piece, you just want to continue until is completed. The biggest challenge I faced is when painting the Milkmaid's chest. I have to play with the light in order to show that her chest is not completely flat.

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Jan 07, 2018
Nice NEW
by: San

Very nicely done.

Nov 03, 2017
Vermeer - copy NEW
by: Mandy NEW

A striking painting- very well done! Love your use of colour and all the different textures you've achieved.

Aug 20, 2017
Wonderful Painting! NEW
by: ram

Hi. I haven't learned yet to appreciate Vermeer, but when I saw your portrait thought, "now here's a beautiful Vermeer painting."

I was recently reading about his ability to bring his subject forward beautifully and I see you have done that.

Aug 08, 2017
Vermeer NEW
by: Steve Kaye

Truly beautiful! Well done!!!!

Jul 31, 2017
Very nice! NEW
by: Pam

I like it--and in acrylics too. Isn't the original oil? So it was probably harder to do in acrylic. Nice job :)

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