Jun 2, 2006

Illustration Friday: portrait

7 comments:

  1. Very nice. I love how the background blends in with the face. Makes the piece almost a bit abstract! Great work! Brandi

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  2. This is very nice and I agree with Brandi about the background. Very special!

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  3. Great effect! Do you draw before putting the splashes of color or you add them after? An interesting technique!

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  4. Thanks to all of you for commenting!

    aoisart;
    sometimes I draw and then add watercolor and sometimes - like in this case - I did watercolor first - it shaped the drawing for me to a certain degree.

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  5. I really like the way the face emerges from the washes of color. Thanks for sharing your process...I've been curious how you do your paintings. They're so unique and beautiful:>

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  6. Very beautifully done! I love the layers and colouring!

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  7. I love the way the layering of colour makes it look fluid and dynamic.

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