Category: Portraiture

Facial Expressions: ‘Anxiety’

This is my second digitally painted portrait on the iPad Pro.

Serenity (in Green)

What I really like about this painting is how the green background ‘bleeds’ through into the skin tones.

Practice drawing at every opportunity

If there is one single ‘truth’ in art it is that Practice is King.

Artist Interview: Thomas LaBadia

King For A Day. 2018. Mixed Media: Acrylic Paint, charcoal and Pastel pencil. Size: 18 x 20

Basic Shapes: Drawing Technique

An effective drawing technique that even new artists can practice with good results.

Facial Planes Study: Portraiture

Today I did a study of Frederic Fiebig’s 1905 Self Portrait.

Facial Planes (Portraiture)

Facial Planes are the building blocks of shading to create a 3D effect in a painting.

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