Melanie Eberhardt - Artist

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MAR
06
2014

#TBT Teeny Weeny Drawings

When I first moved to Atlanta, my mom began volunteering for an organization promoting miniature art. Every summer the group sponosred a national exhibit featuring these tiny works – paintings, drawings, prints of people, landscapes and still lifes. Everything had to be less than 4″ and many were small as a postage stamp.

Mom convinced me to enter a few pieces for the show. These four pieces, 3×4″ or smaller were accepted in the show. Growing up, most of my works were drawings leaning toward realism and these pieces are an adequate timecapsule for that time period. I still enjoy drawing like this. Its relaxing to sit at the end of the day and shade with pencil. I might go home tonight and do exactly that!

Barrel Racing_Eberhardt

Bullrider_Eberhardt

Stallion portrait_Eberhardt

Pencil drawing by Melanie Eberhardt

 

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