90° by Anna Rae

Our basement is welcoming with open arms to both old and new wood. New stretchers are coming together for a new oil on canvas series. Coming soon. 

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TFW by Anna Rae

You've been staring at the valleys and peaks of your friend's faces for an extensive amount of time. 

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Portrait Detail by Anna Rae

First layers of the portrait part of this commission. The first layers are always nice and loose. WIP / work in progress. 

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In the Valley by Anna Rae

"I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery- air, mountain, trees, people. I thought, "This is what it is to be happy."  Sylvia Plath

 

Work in progress.  WIP 

First layers of a commission.  

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Spine by Anna Rae

Thin layers with this commission and a brand new backbone. Lits and Figs. 

 

For commission, visit the store or email me, annaraegilbert@gmail.com  

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Edits by Anna Rae

And this is the updated commission after the customer provided a higher quality photo.  Details galore. 

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Realtor Commission by Anna Rae

A finished watercolor painting for a realtor for a closing gift.  

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New Realtor Commission by Anna Rae

Hers a new commission for a closing gift. Work in progress, underdrawing.  

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New CTA painting in the works by Anna Rae

WIP/work in progress. Underdrawing of an el stop in Chicago. 

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Kayak Commission by Anna Rae

I have so many great memories around this spot in the river. Most of them during one of several architectural boat tours.  😂 

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WIP by Anna Rae

Commission work in progress/WIP  

 

For commissions, email:  annaraegilbert@gmail.com

or visit the store.  

 

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"1935 Wrigley" by Anna Rae

Prints are in. Framed "1935 Wrigley" is looking mighty fine. Prints and postcards here!

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Go Cubs Go! by Anna Rae

Starting a new painting of an old black and white photo. Go Cubs Go! 🤞 they defend the title.

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Kevin Bacon by Anna Rae

Meet Kevin Bacon, the pig. He will be the patron animal of pet portraits which will be available soon!This is an underdrawing of a 22"x30" watercolor painting. 

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A Maine Snowday by Anna Rae

Finished commission!  This is a 9x12 watercolor and acrylic on Arches. I enjoy these things:  the sunf-glow on a child, a person that is experience thrills- it's contagious, the cool shade of a home and watching someone watch someone experiencing said thrills. This was such a great capture of these things. For commissions, email me at annaraegilbert@gmail.com

 

 

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