It took me way longer than I expected (hadn't worked with oils in a while) but I'm satisfied with it and I thought I'd show the progression of the painting.
This is Lisa and I before the wedding started!
|Just laying in the groundwork for the proportions|
|Getting her proportions straightened out|
|Laying in more color|
|adding the dress and darkening the tux|
|first bits of the background|
|Beginning the background flowers|
|close up of her dress|
|Lots more flowers|
|Close up of Lisa|
|Decided to brings the flowers all the way to the bottom|
|Close up of them together|
|The finished piece!|