As any grandparent will tell you, grandchildren are life’s greatest gift, one of the few experiences in which the reality exceeds your expectations. I have been blessed with four beautiful granddaughters, Lasa Grey being the newest.
Completely besotted with all of my girls, I’ve painted them each several times over the years. My favorite paintings of Izzy and Maddie show them looking at their own reflections in an old mirror at a playground in Nantucket, when Izzy was four and Maddie two.
The portrait of Cassie in sunglasses at the beach is a reminder that she’s had attitude from the get go.