An original oil painted impressionist portrait of a little girl in a regal costume by Oregon fine artist and modern portrait painter Talya Johnson.View more Artistic Home Decor Accesories featuring this original oil painting.
Behind the Canvas
The biblical story of Queen Esther's rescue of her people has long been a favorite story of mine. So I could not resist painting my little Israeli cousin wearing her Queen Esther Purim consume. The reference photo was taken in Jerusalem. Her confidence, strength, and beauty gave me a feel for what the courageous Queen Esther might have been like. I marvel at the thought of such a powerful generation being raised up safely in the land of their ancestors.