Following a short break from painting portraits I had the opportunity to take part in a truly special experience painting in the company of Christabel Blackburn, winner of Portrait Artist of the Year 2020, and all the presenters and judgementals of Portrait Artist of the Year……as well as 100s of other artists all over the world!!!Continue reading “21/100 Portraits: Painting Akram Khan for PAOTW”
For #20 of my 100 Portraits Challenge I created a portrait of Xristianna.
This time I also used oil pastels over gouache and worked in my sketchbook.
Portrait 18/100 portraits of my 100 Portraits Challenge was time for another self-portrait.Continue reading “18/100 Portraits of my 100 Portraits Challenge”
A few weeks ago my daughter encouraged me to do a 100 Art Project so on the 10th March I decided to begin a 100 Portraits Challenge using gouache as a good way to practice and develop my style with this genre and medium. This had nothing to do with the Covid19 Lockdown we’ve since been subjected to! I started the challenge purely for the reasons I will tell you immediately, and I would’ve done it anyway. Nevertheless it has kept me happily occupied during this challenging time for all of us.Continue reading “100 Portraits Challenge: 1-17/100 Portraits”