“Neilie” – pastel on paper, 12″ x 16″
“Rick, Brenda, Mark and Madison” 40″ x 42″ oil portrait by Cheryl Mann Hardin For this commission the client requested that the family portrait be done on their ranch in Junction, Texas. The background is is a panoramic view from the ranch on a plateau overlooking Junction and the surrounding area. I took photos on location for the composition and to begin the preliminary painting. Then scheduled final sittings for each member of the family.
Dr. Daniel Cabiniss OIL ON CANVAS XXXXXX 36″ X 48″ Painted by Cheryl Mann Hardin© Dr. Daniel Cabiniss This portrait was done from life on location at the Medical Center in Columbus, GA. Dr. Cabiniss was Director of Education. In order to paint this commission we scheduled a two hour sitting once a week for six weeks. The room where the portrait was painted had florescent lighting which added to the “hospital ambience.”