Portrait of a Boy 30x48 acrylic on canvas
Given a few tidbits about the personality of her subject, Packard creates an environment tailored to envelope and delight the fancies of her muse.
Dinner with the Family 36x24 acrylic on canvas
Mural at FATE Alehouse
30'x10' Old Town Lafayette, Colorado
Packard's mural mimics the incredible view of the Rocky Mountain Foothills and Flatirons seen so well from the town of Lafayette. Here, hot-air balloon viewing is prime in summer and fall, but not so commonly lugging barrels of FATE Brewing Company's mouthwatering beer--even the hummingbirds want a sip!
Three mischievous squirrels meddle with a spool of yarn, illustrating the myth of the Three Fates who determine one's lifespan, and their Thread of Life (one Fate/squirrel spins the thread, one measures it, one cuts it).