Ice Cream Girl

Posted by in Mitzvahs, Portraits | September 53, 2011

Bar and Bat Mitzvahs are quintessential family celebrations. Time to be traditional, but also time to have fun and be inventive.Young people naturally start to strike out on their own, and it’s the photographer’s job to push the envelope accordingly.Un-enhanced Mitzvah portrait by Sara Frances

Brilliant candy colors suggested to me the vibrancy and intensity of young life, and inspired me to try a Warhol style interpretation.

Artistic blue interpretation Mitzvah portrait with ice cream by Sara Frances

One expression after another.

Artistic red interpretation Mitzvah portrait with ice cream by Sara Frances

Tasty ice cream treats that are universal language for the young and young at heart.

Artistic green interpretation Mitzvah portrait with ice cream by Sara Frances

I turned a fun sitting making faces into five pieces of memorable art. Printed on aluminum tiles and joined as a mural, the art became a sign-in board for Mitzvah wishes.Artistic purple interpretation Mitzvah portrait with ice cream by Sara Frances

Aluminum mural art portrait sign in board for Bat Mitzvah by Sara Frances