brave William, full of grace

i wanted to create a boy version of my brave Lily painting, and so William was born.  i used the same reference photo and gave him more boyish features and a different color scheme.  also changed the one lily in her hair into a field of lilies for her brother.


brave William, full of grace
24×32″ oil on panel
available $1800


interstellar inventor


he is able to affect change in the world
he is brilliant and compassionate at the same time
he desires connections to others and to the universe

interstellar inventor
48×72″ acrylic on canvas (framed)
by Martha A. Wade

on view through Feb 21 at:
Museum of Science and Industry
Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive Chicago, IL 60637
January 18, 2016 – February 21, 2016