“I dream my painting and then paint my dream.” -Vincent Van Gogh
I couldn’t adore these paint sessions more though I think this may be our last–and messiest!–one while we’re in Belgium. This little boy was so sweet and so shy. He didn’t really want his picture taken but he really did love painting and putting his paint cups together. He had the most gorgeous eyes and made such a lovely mess!
“Let the children’s laughter remind us how we used to be.” -Whitney Houston
This little girl is always fun to try to get in front of the camera and for this session, we found something she really liked–painting! These paint sessions are so much fun and I absolutely love that I get to send home art from the session to display next to the portraits. I may make this a summertime standard for Melanie Sokol Photography!
“Little girls with dreams become women with vision.” -Unknown
I had the pleasure of working with this little spitfire the other day. She came complete with heels, lipstick, pearls, and of course, princess Minnie. She very carefully made this gorgeous painting. She’s such a wonderful character and I am so happy that I have had the chance to know her and her family and I cannot wait to watch her grow up. She is already such an awesome embodiment of feminism. She’ll shape the world, that’s for sure.
“I dream my painting and I paint my dream.” -Vincent Van Gogh
This is one little artist that dreams of painting.
See more of my mess maker here: Baby Model, King, Mess Maker, Splish Splash, Lifestyle – J & Co. Sensory Play, Lifestyle – Looking through the Window, & Happy Father’s Day
Coming soon to Minot ND