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Blossoming Dreamer by Zindy Blossoming Dreamer by Zindy
This drawing is dedicated to a friend who always made me feel good about my pastel drawings, no matter how unrealistic or imperfect they were. Thank you Pauline!♥

This is my first pastel portrait drawing in years. It was a bit strange to work in pastel only again but I began to remember why I loved pastels so much to begin with.
The drawing is actually based on a photo of myself, from Halloween last year where I was dressed up as a Autumn Fairy:
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I wanted it to be a bit more spring like and to represent the new beginnings in my life that are happening.
A reminder to hold on to my dreams and keep believing, always.

Made with soft pastels.
30x40cm |12x16"
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Hummmingbird Oct 10, 2012  Hobbyist Writer
You drawe so beautifully! Wow
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BladeWithin Jul 18, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You look so beautiful^U^ You drew yourself soo well^U^ I love her eyes >U< I knew it was you the minute i looked at your gallery^U^
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GreenMeadowlark Jul 17, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful as always.
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Kuoma Jun 27, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Beautiful portrait and great likeness to the model;-)
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Arteestique Jun 21, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
Love you :heart:
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:iconjustanotheranonymous:
gorgeous! I immediately recognised you, it's very realistic :)
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:icondebsterart:
I love this one hun!
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ArtByASmith Jun 4, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Lovely work!
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:iconwytherwing:
an absolutely lovely portrait Zindy... wonderful pastel technique! :clap:
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PMucks Jun 2, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Very pretty :flirty:
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