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Awesome Husband (Halley)

My husband is currently working on an Art degree and for one of his assignments he had to draw a live person, and that person was me. At the time he drew these it was my first pregnancy and I was probably about 8 or 9 months pregnant. These really helped me boost my self esteem and helped me see how he saw me, I thought I would share them with other some moms.
~Age: 23
~Number of pregnancies and births: 2/2
~Age of children and how far postpartum: 14 months/5 weeks, five weeks postpartum

in Art, Belly, Breasts, First Pregnancy, Plus-Sized Mom, Pregnant, Submissions

17 comments… add one

  • Cyndi Wednesday, May 26, 2010, 1:47 pm

    Your husband captured a beautiful full sized woman at a beautiful moment in her life. Congrats on your children. I pray they be healthy and happy.

  • JT Wednesday, May 26, 2010, 7:11 pm

    He’s really talented- and you look beautiful!

  • Donna Thursday, May 27, 2010, 5:15 pm

    Love it! Thank you for sharing!

  • Sarah P. Monday, May 31, 2010, 6:04 pm

    Gorgeous pictures! What a talented hubby! :D My hubby is very artistic, too. I was thinking of having him draw me nude, too. It would be fun and interesting! If I draw up the courage, I’ll share the pictures here, too. :)

  • Rickie Sunday, June 27, 2010, 1:10 pm

    How beautiful!

  • Zoe Thursday, July 22, 2010, 9:52 am

    these are so gorgeous! (both the talent and the subject!)
    i was an art major too, and figure drawing has always been one of my favorites. i wish my husband was talented in this area too… it would be so comforting to be able to see drawings like this during moments of self-doubt.

    thanks for sharing!

  • Sharon Kepesh Friday, July 30, 2010, 2:59 pm

    Cool drawings….

  • Tiphanie Wednesday, August 11, 2010, 10:58 am

    Those are awesome! you look like the victorian woman in older, classic paintings! Very womanly and lovely. Thank you for sharing and congrats on the healthy, happy family!

  • Planet-cards Friday, September 3, 2010, 2:43 am

    Beautiful. I love the drawings… really inspirational :o)

  • Trinity Thursday, December 2, 2010, 7:58 am

    These are beautiful!

  • The Well-Rounded Mama Thursday, January 6, 2011, 4:35 am

    These are absolutely wonderful. Love the rubenesque pregnancy artwork.

    I have a website and blog on pregnancy at larger sizes. I’d love to use some of these, if your husband is willing to share and you are too. You can contact me via my blog:

    kmom AT plus-size-pregnancy DOT org

    Thank you for sharing here!

  • jennifer Saturday, January 29, 2011, 12:35 am

    those are beautiful!!! your husband is amazing you are very lucky!!! :)

  • Julie Friday, February 4, 2011, 1:19 pm

    These are so amazing…how beautiful. I have tears in my eyes!

  • Elizabeth Saturday, February 26, 2011, 9:33 pm


  • Summer Tuesday, April 5, 2011, 8:58 pm

    It’s nice to know how your husband see’s you, especially when so many things skew our views of ourselves. The drawings are absolutely beautiful.

  • Chelsea Friday, July 8, 2011, 8:19 am

    these are beautiful and you look beautiful in them.
    it’s really amazing that your husband did this.

  • Ashley Tuesday, November 8, 2011, 9:00 am

    These are so beautiful. It is amazing how a full figured woman, like myself, can look at her pregnant body and sometimes feel a little less than beautiful; than she takes a look at pictures like these and sees the beauty of being pregnant no matter what size she is. Your husband did an amazing job at capturing the very essence of beauty.

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