Member’s Only Competition at the Portrait Society of America My painting of ‘The Portrait of the Architect Antonis’ was awarded the 8th merit award at the 2013 PSA Member’s Only Competition for commissioned portraits. Share this:PrintEmailFacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogleTumblrPinterest 13 thoughts on “Member’s Only Competition at the Portrait Society of America” Add yours Thank you Mike! Reply I like the intensityand connection that you brought out in the painting that we can also share. The personallty of of the subject come through the work and is shared with viewer. Great job Reply His look is so absorbing that we can’t break away from him. Congratulations. Reply Thank you Brigitte! Reply This is very beautiful Matt. He looks a bit like you. Congratulations!! Lisa Reply Thank you Lisa! Reply Hello, do you still teach at Charles H. Cecil Studios? I would like to study at one of the big three Florence academies from September/October 2014. Mr Cecil has a most fluid, almost ‘liquid’ style, I can’t stop looking at his paintings. And your beautiful portrait has very similar qualities. Reply I do still teach at the Cecil Studios. Look forward to seeing you there. Reply Thank you! Reply So deserved. Reply Thank you! Reply Too bad you don’t teach here in Colorado Springs. Reply Florence is not a bad place to visit 🙂 Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.