A Contemporary Mirror: Mary Sauer

Available in the April 2014 issue of The Artist's Magazine -- this fantastic interview with Mary Sauer offers a look into the techniques, materials, and process she uses to create her stunning portraits.  Having just observed Mary's work while she was in town to start a portrait commission -- this article is spot on, a MUST read! 

Below are three paintings by Mary that show different steps in her process.

Artist Process: Scott Bartner -- Julia Finished!

Julia -- all finished!  

Her skin is flawless, her lips are full, her hair encompasses several shades, and her eyes are beautifully piercing.  And her buttons!  Scott painted the pearls with the perfect sheen and opalescence. 

'Julia' -- Finished Painting

Julia came together beautifully -- bravo to Scott!  For more information on Scott, take a browse through his website: http://www.bartner.nl.

For any portrait commission inquiries, please contact the gallery directly: info@sloanemerrillgallery.com.