Eino Keerd


“My mentor.”–G

This sketch shows Giovanni’s classical abilities, which is the foundation of his art. He paints an ode to his former student teacher. Eino Keerd was a mentor in his times of difficulty and greatly helped Giovanni get into Boston University. The portrait is drawn in soft pencil. His inquisitive and hesitant expression harmonizes with the smooth flowing lines. This is a personal portrait for Giovanni and gives tribute to a person who is very important in his life.