EMMA. Painting.

© Avril Young

EMMA.   Painting.

Avril Young May 27, 2009

Keith sent me a photo of his Granddaughter to paint.... #1133295

Douglas Pignet May 27, 2009

Lovely capture here Avril,Doug #7565174

William F. Clair May 27, 2009

Let's see...will he like it? Beyond any doubt. Wish I had your talent. I have to use an auto painter. :( #7565185

Michelle Alton May 27, 2009

Brilliant photo and astonishingly good painting, Avril. #7565197

Alan L. Borror May 27, 2009

Fantastic image and painting, Avril! A winner! #7565216

Gord MacEachern May 27, 2009

beautiful work Avril!! #7565246

Marcie A. Fowler May 27, 2009

Lovely work on this Avril. What a precious gift for Keith. #7565278

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict May 27, 2009

Lovely image and work, Avril.

Dominick #7565291

Barbara Waldoch level-classic May 27, 2009

You did that so very well, Avril! #7565352

Paul E. Earl May 27, 2009

Lovely work, Avril!!! #7565766

Keith Butler May 27, 2009

No Avril I do not like it... "I LOVE IT " thanks so much for taking the time to do this. You are very talented. My daughter will will be very pleased with this keepsake of Emma. Thanks again. Keith #7565820

Avril Young May 27, 2009

so happy you liked it Keith, it was great to paint...I added a little bit more sand to the photo, hope you dont mind...this is the first time I have painted sand and water...loved doing it...
hope your daugher and Emma likes it too.. #7565849

Melissa Olsen May 27, 2009

I am with Keith....I LOVE IT too and a new fav for me. #7565989

Lana Arcemont level-classic May 27, 2009

This is outstanding!
Especially like her hair! #7566312

Tiia Vissak May 27, 2009

a beautiful image! #7566501

Melissa G. Meiselman May 27, 2009

Avril, this is an exquisite painting...you did such a great job, here!! Your work really adds a lot to an already beautiful photo!!! #7567101

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 27, 2009

This is wonderful, Avril. So kind to do this for Keith. You are so talented. #7567440

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) May 27, 2009

Fantastic image. #7567447

Toni Riggs May 27, 2009

Beautiful work done on this!!! #7568036

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic May 27, 2009

Fabulous work, Avril. Very very beautiful image. #7568261

John Connolly May 27, 2009

A very skillfully produced image Avril! I am really impressed with the result, and thanks for posting the original for comparison! #7568399

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 27, 2009

oh my... spectacular work of art Avril!!!! #7569900

Brett Dolsen May 28, 2009

Wow beautifull work by both of you Avril!!Brett #7570116

Lynn M. Whitt May 28, 2009

beautiful painting, great work.... #7570180

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap May 28, 2009

Excellent Work Avril! #7572011

maria Warren May 29, 2009

wow your work is so awesome this is very pretty #7574781

Kathleen Rinker May 29, 2009

Fantastic work, gorgeous image!! #7577456

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 31, 2009

Wonderful capture and work. Great job, Keith and Avril. Congratulations on the EP. #7583332

ROLAN NARMAN June 01, 2009

Wonderful work of art Avril! #7585115

Dianna Murphy June 02, 2009

Lovely work Avril! #7590394

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic June 04, 2009

Gorgeous work! #7596021

William F. Clair June 06, 2009

You are at the top!!!
Ang and Nancy say hi. They are no longer members and can't comment. #7602128

Kerry Hill June 08, 2009

Absolutely gorgeous, Avril!! #7607436

Pat Gamwell June 08, 2009

Beautifully painted, Avril! #7607611

Lynne Morris June 08, 2009

WOW how did I miss this beauty Avril, the effects are stunning, I love it. #7608880

A P June 08, 2009

Outstanding Avril. We're all putting you to work huh? LOL Congratz on a well deserved EfP. #7609097

Karen Engelbreth June 09, 2009

Wonderful work, avril... #7613497

Manuel Barrera June 14, 2009

So many great artist in BP and you are one of them #7628390

Patti Coblentz June 15, 2009

What a lucky girl, mom, and dad to have this beautiful keepsake of such a lovely girl, in such a perfect setting, so beautifully executed. Just outstanding, Avril! (and Keith!)
Patti #7631029

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic June 15, 2009

Nothing unusual here. Its just another EXQUISITE PAINTERLY EFFECTS that you have mastered so well, Avril. Open up a shop, will ya!! FAVED.

Usman. #7631158

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic June 15, 2009

So beautiful Avril!! Fabulous mood and expression here!! #7634270

Evy Johansen level-classic June 15, 2009

Gorgeous image and wonderful painting work, Avril! #7634434

Renata Gusciora June 18, 2009

LOve it!Outstanding image,Avril!Beautifully done! #7642480

Laura E. Swan level-classic June 19, 2009

What's that I smell in that ocean breeze?


It's deserves to be!!! -Laura :) #7647959

Valentin M. Armianu June 19, 2009

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist!! #7648674

Tiia Vissak June 19, 2009

Congratulations! #7648732

Nikki McDonald level-classic June 19, 2009

Congratulations on your finalist, Avril. This is so beautiful. #7648765

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic June 19, 2009


Stefania Barbier level-addict June 19, 2009

huge congrats Avril! #7649744

Tarun Bose June 19, 2009

Congrats Avril. #7650699

William F. Clair June 19, 2009

You are the BEST!!!! #7651209

Patti Coblentz June 19, 2009

Congratulations, Avril...so well deserved!
Patti #7651241

Margaret R. Barry June 19, 2009

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Avril! #7651246

Melissa G. Meiselman June 19, 2009

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!! #7651419

ROLAN NARMAN June 19, 2009

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalist, Avril! #7651433

Laura E. Swan level-classic June 19, 2009

Just so you know, Avril, I left my last comment on here BEFORE IT WENT FINALIST!!! HA! AM I GOOD AT PREDICTING OR WHAT?


-Laura #7651741

Pat Gamwell June 19, 2009

Big congrats on this wonderful finalist! #7652307

Kerry Hill June 19, 2009

Huge congratulations on your gorgeous finalist, Avril!! #7652675

Avril Young June 19, 2009

Wow, I am so happy...woke up this morning to find this out...thanks so much for all your comments!!

can you see the big smile on my face, I am over the moon ha ha #7652677

Dianna Murphy June 19, 2009

Congratulations on your wonderful creation. WTG! Dianna #7652811

Brett Dolsen June 19, 2009

Awesome Avril I could hear you from here!!Congratulations Brett!!! #7652898

Jennifer L. Alder June 19, 2009

Congrats! #7652973

Eugenio Diaz June 19, 2009

Huge Congratulations on this STUNNING finalist! AMAZING work and well done. #7653138

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe June 19, 2009

Lovely Avril! Congratulations on your finalist! #7653214

Nadya Johnson June 20, 2009

Beautiful! Congratulations Avril, on your outstanding finalist! #7654076

Douglas Pignet June 20, 2009

Congrats #7654226

Courtenay Vanderbilt June 20, 2009

Congratulations Avril! This is a beautiful rendition of Keith's granddaughter! I know he will be happy to know of your finalist! #7654401

Karen K. Givens June 20, 2009

Congratulations on your finalist Avril, love this!!! #7654607

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe June 20, 2009

Congrats Avril on your wonderful Finalist! Jeff #7654886

Lynne Morris June 20, 2009

Huge Congratulations on your wonderful finalist Avril, beautiful work. #7654907

Teresa A. Burnett level-deluxe June 20, 2009

YAYYYYYYYY!!! Huge congrats on this marvelous finalist Avril!! #7655424

Michelle Alton June 20, 2009

Avril, this was a winner from the moment you posted it. Congratulations and good luck in the next round! #7655658

Susie Peek-Swint June 20, 2009

Beautiful work Avril ~ many congrats on your finalist! #7656584

Max Aureli June 20, 2009

Gorgeous presentation!!! Great artistic image, Avril!!! Congratulations on this Finalist!!! #7656691

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic June 20, 2009

What a difference the artwork makes!!! I'm so glad to see this beautiful image again. I hope it wins even more. Huge congrats, Avril. #7656857

Bojan Bencic level-classic June 20, 2009

Congratulations, Avril. #7657334

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 20, 2009

Awesome Avril, congratulations, bet we see this again!

jo ann c. #7657671

Debra R. Harder June 20, 2009

Congratulations, Avril, on your beautiful finalist! Deb #7657854

John Connolly June 20, 2009

Congratulations on your finalist award Avril, great work! #7658124

A P June 20, 2009

Congratulations Avril. I know this made both you and Keith happy. Best of luck in the next round. #7658791

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic June 21, 2009

Lovely image and fx, Avril. WTG, CONGRATS!!

Usman. #7659749

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe June 21, 2009

Beautiful painting of a wonderful photo, Avril! #7661327

Barbara Waldoch level-classic June 21, 2009

Congratulations Avril, very well done! #7662060

Carol Engstrom level-addict June 21, 2009

This is beautiful Avril! Congrats! #7662747

Tommy E. Burgess June 23, 2009

Huge congratulations Avril!! #7668359

Chris Ebben July 17, 2009

I agree with all of the above comments. Great paint work. Good on you=^..^= #7750775

Diane L. Thomas August 07, 2009

Beautifully painted. #7827013

August 22, 2009

Congrats...Fantastic work! Your painting work is OUTSTANDING.... #7876945

Mary K. Robison September 01, 2009

VERY belated Congratulations for this delightful work of art making finalist, Avril! You really have the knack for painting effects, and the capture itself is so lovely. #7905796

Nick Lagos October 12, 2009

Everything is spot on here Avril...quality image and the PS work is perfect. ngrats #8029887

Rod Partington July 21, 2010

Amazing image Avril! Fantastic paint work here.You have inspired me to give this a try. I personally think it deserves much more than a finalist. Congrats on the award though. #8777986

Julie Christiansen August 03, 2010

You did a wonderful job. #8803119

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Painted for Keith Butler....hope you like it Keith...
Painted using Corel Painter....

Uploaded on May 27, 2009

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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