‘Portrait of Bonnie Turner’, 12″ x 16″, Oil on Canvas
by Charles C. Clear III
This is an early portrait of my lovely and talented associate, Bonnie Lee Turner. Painted with an economy of color and brush work, its beauty lies in its simplicity: The way the light illuminates her long blond hair, then brushes her cheek before spreading over her gently blushing skin. Her eyes are blue like the sea after it rains, and her gaze draws you in – a soft but penetrating stare, that is at once dreamy, meditative, mysterious…
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Charles C. Clear III
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