Perhaps she has a lot on her mind at 12 months of age.......
So here is how her portrait began, oils on the hand-cut cedar block:
She was wearing the floppy straw hat I bought for her. Her family said it made her "look like one tourist," and laughed. She was trying to pull it off with her left hand.
But I decided to leave that hand out in the final painting.
Nietzsche No. 1 $40
4"x4"x1.5" oil on hand-cut cedar wood block