Denver man uses portrait to propose to girlfriend at Artwork Network Gallery

DENVER - A Denver artist helped a local man propose on Friday night.

Thomas "Detour" Evans painted a portrait of Alex Roelfson on bended knee with a ring.

When Roelfson and his girlfriend, Alexxy Schwiegerath, strolled through the Artwork Network Gallery, the staff added the special painting near the end of exhibit.

When Alexxy saw the painting, Alex reenacted the painting, dropped to one knee and proposed.

She said yes.

"Detour" Evans recorded a video before and during the proposal:

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