Light through the Window, oil painting in progress, Minnesota and South Dakota portrait artists

Space ● SOLD

This painting is very close to done, but still in progress. It’s the time between when a painting seems almost done and when it’s actually done that often takes the most time, for me. After just finishing a big portrait painting last week (which came out really well, but I forgot to take a photo …

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Commissions – Updated and Thanks!

Pink Love / ~10×8 in / oil on canvas / * Purchase * / Love it Guarantee / Talk to Jessie Update: Thanks to a great repeat collector, I’m booked up for the last commission before Christmas. There are still a number of paintings available in my Art Gallery, including the paintings shown in this …

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Portrait artist paints Cooing – painting of mom carrying baby

Cooing / 5 x 7 inches / available on my paintings of people page /a portrait of you and your baby  This is the first painting I’ve finished in some time and I’m really excited to have finished. This is painted from a photo, and is part of my Mom Loving series. I’m saving it …

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Scarlett – portrait painting of mom and baby in love by artist Jessie Rasche

Thank you Katie for sharing your photo! This one has so many layers. Through the whole process I was really happy with the drawing, but had a hard time resolving the colors and especially the values. I think it turned out really well in the end. They look so in love. Scarlett / 8×6 in …

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Portrait artist paints a mom and baby in Comfort – portrait painting by Jessie Rasche

SOLD / Comfort / 6×6 in / oil on linen / available paintings art gallery This portrait painting of a baby nestled in with mom is one of my favorite paintings. It just makes me happy. Thank you so much to the mom who shared this intimate photo with me! I’m so glad you love …

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Commission

I just finished the largest portrait commission I’ve done so far. I worked really hard on it and am very happy with the results, but was pretty anxious waiting for the collector’s feedback… But he said it’s “wonderful.” Yeah! I don’t want to spoil any holiday surprises, so here is just a tiny piece of …

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Kite Mountain 2 – painting of mom and son snuggling by portrait artist

“Kite 2” / 6×6 in / oil on linen unframed / see all available figurative paintings This mom and boy were in their own private world watching kites together at Kite Mountain in Seattle, Washington this summer. I just love these public snuggles… Mom loving painting #24 – there are only 6 more Mom Loving …

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“Dinoball” and Yeah! – hands and toy by portrait artist

“Dinoball” / 6″ x 8″ / oil on linen / See Available Still Life Paintings This is a painting of my son working a toy. I loved the light coming through his fingers, and that the toy looks like a baby bird or dinosaur. 4 of my paintings were accepted into Randy Higbee Gallery’s 6 …

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