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Pamela Allegretto Greeting Card featuring the painting Self-portrait In Progress by Pamela Allegretto

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Self-portrait In Progress Greeting Card




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Our greeting cards are 5" x 7" in size and are produced on digital offset printers using 100 lb. paper stock. Each card is coated with a UV protectant on the outside surface which produces a semi-gloss finish. The inside of each card has a matte white finish and can be customized with your own message up to 500 characters in length. Each card comes with a white envelope for mailing or gift giving.

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Charlotte, NC

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I love the whimsy of this piece. Very nicely done.

Thank you so much. I'm so glad you like it!

Very Cool Piece!!!

Thanks! It was fun to paint!


Thank you so much!

Thank you to the "EXCLUSIVELY DRAWINGS AND PAINTINGS" Gallery for featuring this painting in your group gallery!

Congratulations on your work being featured in the “Exclusively Drawings and Paintings” group, 6/12/16!

Thank you so much for the feature!

Thank you to the "500 VIEWS" Gallery for featuring this painting in your Gallery!

Your work makes me happy to look at!

Thank you so much for the lovely comment!

Very creative indeed -- so well done! Liked, Jerome

Thank you so much for the comment and the "like!"

Excellent Work Pamela!

Thank you! It's always fun to step out of reality!

I love this! so clever.

Thank you so much!

This is a very cool idea. I really enjoyed it. Thank you for sharing with us.

Thank you so much for such a great comment!

Thank you to the "PAINTING CAFE GALLERY" for featuring this painting!

Thank you to the "SELF PORTRAIT CAFE GALLERY" for featuring this painting!

Either way, I love it!!

Thank you so much!

Pamela, this is very clever....I like it a lot. Looking forward to the finish! L

Thank you so much! I think this painting will always remain "In Progress!" But who knows...

Thank you to the "WOMEN PAINTERS" Gallery for featuring this painting in your group Gallery!

Thank you to the "OUT OF THE ORDINARY" Gallery for featuring this painting!

CONGRATULATIONS!! Featured on Women Painters. Great work, love how you have done this!!!

Thank you so much for the lovely comment and the feature!

Very original work! L

Thank you so much for your generous comment!

Congratulations your creative and unique art work is featured in the "Out Of The Ordinary" group!

Thank you so much for the feature! It's an honor to be represented in such an interesting group gallery!

Thank you to "PAINTINGS ONE HUNDRED PLUS VIEWS" for featuring this painting in your gallery.

Such a wonderfully imaginative painting, Pamela. Brilliant idea and great execution. Love this. L

Thank you so much! I always enjoy stretching my imagination!

Thank you to "Abstract and Surreal Art for featuring my "Self Portrait in Progress."


Thanks! I always enjoy stepping away from reality!

such an interesting idea! :)

Thank you! I had such a fun time with this painting!

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Artist's Description

At some point in each artist's life an attempt at a self-portrait is expected. This is my idea of a true self-portrait: a portrait painting itself. The original wrapped canvas is available on my art website:

About Pamela Allegretto

Pamela Allegretto

Pamela Allegretto Franz attended Colorado University Extension in Denver, and later moved to Florence, Italy where she studied art and Italian at L’Università Per Gli Stranieri. To finance her education her job résumé was as colorful as the Renaissance city itself. She shivered as an artist’s model and sang the blues in catacomb nightclubs. She worked as an interpreter/translator for a textile company and hawked leather goods to tourists. Back on US soil, the colors on her résumé remained vibrant. In addition to Italian teacher at Berlitz School of Languages and a two-year stint as a Playboy Bunny, she added hairdresser/salon owner, to her palette. Classes in writing, cartooning, and art filled whatever free hours remained. ...

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