Hanne Lore Koehler:
To all the outstanding contemporary artists below who took the time to visit my website and comment on my work, I am deeply touched by your generous comments and warm welcome into the international community of artists hosted by Fine Art America! Your overwhelming support and selfless promotion are heart-warming. I am honored to get to know you through your art.
Comments by other artists:
Marietta, GA - United States
This IS a fantastic portrait!
Neshkoro, WI - United States
Your breathtaking level of skill with watercolor is amazing, Hanne! Perfect composition and the untied shoelace is a great touch....F/L
Allenton, WI - United States
Hanne, your incredible skill with your paintbrush never ceases to amaze me! What a wonderfully executed and beautiful portrait of this young girl. L/F
Woodstock, ON - Canada
Fantastic painting. stunning attention to detail. I love the untied shoe lace! L/F/T/FB
San Francisco, CA - United States
This painting reminds me of the work by Norman Rockwell! Great movement! Superb design! L&F
Omaha, NE - United States
Love the freckles! and untied shoe laces! Such great detail and beautiful and always! v
Angers, Va - France
Magnifique pour la precision et la justesse des details ! une superbe realisation Hanne ! .... v&F
Shepherd Island, Bo - Panama
All of your work is so detailed and wonderful. This one captured me bringing back childhood memories. While I was swinging, I would always recite The Swing by Robert Louis Stevenson; How do you like to go up In a swing, up in the air so blue . . . Lovely color, movement, background treatment, lovely everything! v/f
Kiel, Sc - Germany
V/F .... this is sooo fantastic Hanne Lore, we had to come back and give a bit support! ... Heiko and Helga
Alessandro Della Pietra
Rome, La - Italy
You're so great on watercolor, hard to see something similar!
Iola, WI - United States
Hanne, just when I thought I have seen your best, you hit me with this masterpiece of beauty! I am so very impressed with your style, colors, and textures in all of your great works, but this one really takes the cake! Just absolutely gorgeous! fave and vote
Little Falls, MN - United States
Great motion painting and portrait, Hanne. Love the liquid background abstract. Very good! v/fav/SU
Whitestone, NY - United States
love the swinging movement you captured in this painting,,,,v
Morehouse, MO - United States
Love this fantastic work! I have a picture of one of my grandaughters on a swing like this! Hair flying and feet in the air! v.f
Zoetermeer - Netherlands
Fantastic Hannelore :)
Sturgeon Falls, On - Canada
Beautiful painting, lovely colours & movement! f/v
Hamilton, On - Canada
Ohhhhhh that is a Master piece! You are so talented! The colors, the movements both of the swing and the fluidity of the background colors..her hair swaying towards her face, the folds in the clothing ! The sadows and lighting through the whole work..wow..I want to paint like you do when I grow up! :-D Big V and Fav!
Brookline, MA - United States
Such stunning work Hannelore!
LICHFIELD - United Kingdom
This is a glorious piece of work Hanne.....real fresh & summery....lovley!!!!
West Decatur, Pa - United States
A Beautiful piece of work !!! A happy childhood image!!! Stunning :^) Debi
Chicago, IL - United States
you have captured the movement very well and your description is perfect! v
Hillsboro, MO - United States
Just wonderful !! even down to the details of the freckles ! AMAZING v/f
Bollebygd - Sweden
Just wonderful child painting! She is so sweet with her freckels, and the motion of the swing is so well seen! FV
Livonia, MI - United States
Awww, such a cute kid enjoying the simple pleasure of riding a swing. Great capture of expression and movement, Hanne. v/f
Huntsville, AL - United States
Incredibly realistic!! Wow... voted!
London - United Kingdom
I am lucky to enjoy your beautiful watercolor gallery Hanne!!! Do you have any video in which you were painting..it would be my absolute pleasure if I could ever see you making this wonderful colour effect in front of my eyes...a definite V/F and image pick for today 14/07/2012
Grants Pass, OR - United States
You are a masterful watercolor artist as exemplified by this wonderful painting! The wet on wet background that creates movement in this piece and the exquisite details of the portrait itself are amazing! From the freckles on her face to the untied shoe and flowing hair... I love your work! You have been blessed with exceptional talent... v/f
Williamstown, Vi - Australia
You are my newest on my Watchlist. Most exceptional Portfolio.
Vanessa Hadady BFA MA
Stockton, CA - United States
She is just charming. You are such an extraordinary artist!
Cheung KING MAN
Hong Kong, HO - China
Hi Hanne Lore , Very awesome painting artwork , wonderful colour hues and lights focus on the young girl's hair . Beautiful backdrop colours , great done . Bravo !!! My best wishes on you and yours.
Auburn, ME - United States
Tracy is captivating! I love her shoelaces flowing in breeze. Hanne amazing as always! .. v/f
Jacksonville, FL - United States
I just love the action and personality you put into your portraits. This one is especially terrific! Wonderful watercolors!
Hiawassee, Ga - United States:
Such a lovely watercolor painting! Good job with movement as well.
Arlngton, WA - United States:
What a marvellous piece of artwork Hanne. Great show of movement.
Saint Petersburg, FL - United States:
Awesome painting Hanne. Hope to see more of your work.
Montreal, QC - Canada:
Wonderful work, Hanne Lore ! So realistic ... - excellent ! All the Best, Juergen
Phoenix, AZ - United States:
Oh this is truly outstanding. I love this
New Delhi, Ne - India:
Never seen a lovelier portrait of a child! You are just great.
Barstow, CA - United States
Beautiful from her freckles to her feet, a masterpiece! Theresa Stites
Valerie Anne Kelly
Norwich, No - United Kingdom
Aww this is so nostalgic sweetheART a fave ;} happy hippy hugglez
Boquete, Ch - Panama
Hallo Hanne Lore Koehler, zunaechst bin ich auf den Namen aufmerksam geworden, ist meiner doch aehnlich. Dann sah ich die Aquarellmalerei und ich bin stark beeindruckt. Es ist fantastisch mit welcher Detailgenauigkeit die Werke gemalt sind. Einfach wunderbar.
Big Spring, TX - United States
Everything everyone else has said. This really caught my eye and made me stop. Congratulations!
Mabank, TX - United States
Hanne, you are the master watercolorist! Never in a million years could I paint like this.
Damascus - Syria
Great piece full of life action.
Milford, CT - United States
Wonderful painting; you are a great Artist....
Pueblo, CO - United States
CONGRATULATIONS on your First Place win in the contest sponsored by Old Masters, "A Portrait - in Acrylic and/or Watercolor". Excellent work and gets a vote & fave!
Peoria, AZ - United States
The wash behind the figure really helps drive the movement and pulls your eyes back and forth - nice work!
Renate Nadi Wesley
Winchester, ON - Canada
This is a real heart warming painting...the blue background balances it...so wonderful!
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