This is just a watercolour practice on painting eyes, roughly size A4. I was trying out highlights on the eyes to make them look more 3D. 23 more words
Having just returned from an enjoyable portrait workshop led by the talented Aine Divine in Scotland, I am exploring a new way of rendering portraits through chasing colours and light, applied using only flat brushes in manner that is both carefree yet deceptively considered. 366 more words
A demo for Thursday group highlighting precision measurements when transferring drawing to paper.
I am not averse to a bit of tracing when drawing on to canvas or paper but this time I got the ruler out and showed the scaling up from measurements taken from the photograph. 50 more words