Portfolio: Colored Pencil Drawings by Zahradka Art

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Catalog of Colored Pencil Drawings
Title / Description Medium Category Year
Mr. Darcy Mr. Darcy

A miniature painting of Colin Firth as Mr. Darcy from the movie Pride and Prejudice. done in goauche on synthetic ivory.

This original artwork (1.25" high x 1.25" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Watercolor and GouacheCharacter2016
Sailor Alun (miniature) Sailor Alun (miniature)

A small miniature painting created using paints and techniques from the early 1800's. Watercolor gouache on synthetic ivory.

Watercolor and GouacheCharacter2016
Self Portrait (miniature) Self Portrait (miniature)

A self portrait miniature. Created using historic gouache on synthetic ivory.

Watercolor and GouacheCharacter2016
Suzy in Green (miniature) Suzy in Green (miniature)

A painting miniature of Suzy. The painting was created using a watercolor gouache made from pigments used in the late 1700's. The base is a synthetic ivory.

Watercolor and GouacheCharacter2016
Gemma 1812 (Miniature) Gemma 1812 (Miniature)

Miniature of young women with bonnet. Watercolor on Synthetic ivory.

Watercolor and GouacheCharacter2016
Admiral Nelson (miniature) Admiral Nelson (miniature)

A miniature of Lord Nelson. Done with watercolor on synthetic ivory.

This original artwork (2" high x 1.5" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Watercolor and GouacheHistorical2016
Jane Austen Jane Austen

A miniature portrait created using several of the drawings and paintings created of her in the past, This is a water color gouache on synthetic ivory.

This original artwork (1.5" high x 1 3/8" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Watercolor and GouacheHistorical2016
Portrait of Maggie Portrait of Maggie

Miniature created from existing photograph. Medium is watercolor on imitation ivory

Watercolor and GouachePortrait2016
Jazz Jazz

Portrait of Jazz. Color pencil. Had use several different photos and create a scene from the families memory of him.

Color PencilAnimal2011
Libby Libby

Color pencil portrait of dog. White Lab named Libby.

Color PencilAnimal2009
Sam Sam

Commissioned portrait of a beloved pet. One of a set of three. Photo and sitting done by artist.

Colored PencilAnimal2008
Harry Harry

Commissioned portrait of a beloved pet. One of a set of three. Photo and sitting done by artist.

Colored PencilAnimal2008
Missy Missy

Commissioned portrait of a beloved pet. One of a set of three. Photo and sitting done by artist.

Colored PencilAnimal2008
City Spectrum City Spectrum

This artworkwas created for a charity auction connected with the 2008 Uptown Art Fair. The theme was "Attitude in the City". It was a collaborative piece created with the help of Vineeta Sawkar from local channel 5 news.

Color PencilPortrait2008
Garden View Garden View

Renaissance man on balcony overlooking garden. Created using 20 year old photo. Background was added in separately.

Color PencilPortrait2006
Garden Gnome Garden Gnome

Renaissance man crouches by stream confronted by a little man. Created using photo supplied by client, taken in his back yard.

Color PencilPortrait2006
Harry and Aggie Harry and Aggie

Portrait of older couple. Created using a pre-existing photo.

Color PencilPortrait2006
April Showers April Showers

A small fairy hides beneath a flower and holds out her hand to see if the rain has stopped

This original artwork (20" high x 16" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilFairy Tale2005
Diminuendo Diminuendo

A young gypsy girl with a violin in a dirty back alley contemplates her fate.

Color PencilCharacter2005
Fairy in Waiting Fairy in Waiting

A nude fairy sits with knees pulled up, watching and waiting.

This original artwork (12" high x 9" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilFairy Tale2005
Minor Irritation Minor Irritation

A young fairy sits on top of an Irritated frog.

This original artwork (16" high x 20" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilFairy Tale2005
Reprimand Reprimand

An old Wizard wags his finger at a disobidient little dragon.

Color PencilFairy Tale2005
Julie Julie

Semi nude with shawl at piano. Created using a photo of wife supplied by the customer.

Color PencilPortrait2005
Baby in Blanket Baby in Blanket

Baby smiling under a blanket. Created using photo supplied by the client.

Color PencilPortrait2005
Garden Path Garden Path

Renaissance maiden stands on a path through the garden. Created using an older photo of client and then adding in a new background.

Color PencilPortrait2005
A Little Coy A Little Coy

A Shy but mischievous Fairy sits on a branch, her foot just touching the water below. She is looking down at a small Coi who in turn is looking up at her.

Color PencilFairy Tale2004
Little Red Riding Hood Little Red Riding Hood

Little Red Riding Hood walking through the forest, glancing back just as she hears a noise behind her.

This original artwork (24" high x 18" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilFairy Tale2004
Pastoral Harmony Pastoral Harmony

A young maiden plays music in a field while her sister sleeps in her lap.

This original artwork (20" high x 30" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilCharacter2004
Paul Wellstone Paul Wellstone

Portrait of Paul Wellstone. Former Senator of Minnesota.

This original artwork (20" high x 16" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilHistorical2004
Smug Frog Smug Frog

A red footed tree frog on a leaf with a very satisfied expression.

This original artwork (16" high x 20" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilAnimal2004
Summer Swallowtail Summer Swallowtail

A swallowtail butterfly on a purple coneflower.

This original artwork (18" high x 22" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilAnimal2004
Professor Professor

Portrait of a professor from St. Thomas University in Saint Paul, MN.

Color PencilPortrait2004
Princess Gemma Princess Gemma

Portrait of young girl as a Princess

This original artwork (20" high x 20" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilCharacter2003
Fearful Symmetry Fearful Symmetry

A tiger looks out from the jungle.

This original artwork (24" high x 18" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilAnimal2003
Feast Your Eyes Feast Your Eyes

A Peacock with its tail spread wide.

This original artwork (20" high x 16" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilAnimal2003
Fruitful Fruitful

A beautiful young maiden holds a basket of grapes.

This original artwork (20"" high x 16" wide) is available for purchase. Contact us!

Color PencilCharacter2003
Swept Aside Swept Aside

A small little girl leaning on her broom is alone and sad in a dark empty room.

Color PencilCharacter2003
St. George St. George

Portrait of a man in Renaissance dress.

Color PencilPortrait2003

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