Artwork / 2024 / Carmen Maria Machado

Carmen Machado portrait painting by Lambertville artist Gwenn Seemel
Gwenn Seemel
Carmen Maria Machado
acrylic on canvas
36 x 24 inches

This isn’t the only author’s portrait I made in 2024: I also drew James Baldwin. In fact, writers are a favorite subject of mine. I’ve painted Leah Nanako Winkler and Marc Acito as well as friends from my writers’ group, like Jen.

For more about Carmen, check out her site.

acrylic portrait painting detail
detail image