Leaf-riding Fairy painting

A commissioned piece for a little girl’s new bedroom.

About 20 inches high, acrylic on canvas.

I don’t typically paint fairies, but that was the request.  This is my first attempt of the two.

Concept sketch.

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Background.  Tree branches were painted mostly on one side to indicate wind/movement.

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Leaf rider.  No wings yet.

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Added wings, wind, and airy detritus.

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Additional leaves to balance space and show more action.

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