Category Archives: Portraits

Paul Sena – Piloting with Hot Air

Medium: Watercolor on paper

Original Size: 13.875” x 17.125”

Original Art: Available for sale
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Notes:
While riding in the hot air balloon, Tad Malek photographed Paul Sena as he piloted them through the Pioneer Valley. This painting is part of a series of watercolors taken from a collection of photographs by and in collaboration with Tad Malek (photographer).

First Encounter Beach

Medium: Watercolor on paper
Created: 2021
Original Size: 22 3/4” x 15”

Original Art: NFS
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Notes:
Portrait of my daughter and granddaughter on one of our favorite Cape Cod Beaches on a high sun day!  

Woman of Fortune

Medium: Watercolor on paper|
Created: 2020
Original Size: 14” x 22”

Original Art: Available for sale
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Notes:
Fortune teller on the streets of Buenos Aires – joyful ease and ready to tell fortunes! This painting is part of a series of watercolors taken from a collection of photographs by and in collaboration with Tad Malek (photographer).

Vanna

Medium: Watercolor on paper
Created: 2020
Original Size: 15 3/8” x 22 3/4”

Original Art: Available for sale
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Notes:
The subject is Vanna of Alligator Brook Farm, Hadley MA with her local asparagus grown with pride. This painting is part of a series of watercolors taken from a collection of photographs by and in collaboration with Tad Malek (photographer).

Zhalet and Shadow Dance

Medium: Watercolor on paper
Created: 2020
Original Size: 11 3/8” x 15”

Original Art: NFS
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Notes:
My Gradaughter on a glorious day spinning and dancing on our first day at Cape Cod’s National seashore.

Jay and David

Medium: Watercolor on paper
Created: 2020
Original Size: 12 1/2″ x 19″

Original Art: Commissioned/NFS
Limited Edition, Unframed, Archival Prints: NFS

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Notes:
Two best friends who lived and played ball here.   I loved the single shadow their two figures created… It shows the closeness of kindred spirits.

Black Tops

Medium: Watercolor on paper
Created: ca. 2019
Original Size: 20 5/8” x 15”

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Notes:
That’s me on the left with dear friend Linda Rosen on the right!! From a selfie taken when we laughed, realizing we both wore black tops and grey skirts (almost identical outfits!) on an outing to the Springfield Museums!

Focus – A Portrait of Ken Salem

Medium: Watercolor on paper
Original Size: 15.25″ x 22.625″

Original Art: Available for sale
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Notes:
This is a portrait of Ken Salem, fine furniture craftsman of Northampton Mass I loved the attention to detail as Ken details a piece of furniture. This painting is part of a series of watercolors taken from a collection of photographs by and in collaboration with Tad Malek (photographer).

Ava

Medium: Watercolor on paper
Created: 2017
Original Size: 11 1/2” x 15 1/4″

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Notes:
My friend Meme’s granddaughter. I love her face… her eyes as she offers her yellow rose to the on-looker.        

The Train Ride

Medium: Watercolor on paper
Created: ca. 2016
Original Size: 15 1/4” x 11 1/2”

Original Art: Available for sale
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Notes:
This painting is from the train ride from Chartres back to to Paris when I visited there. Sitting across from me I noticed a Mom and her sleeping daughter. Her Mom’s purse as a pillow and her Mother’s hand on her shoulder.
So peaceful to watch…