Portrait No.2

Today’s painting is way more successful compared to yesterday’s, at least is on the right track! Colour reference definitely helped. I took a risk for pushing in tight but I’m happy that it turned out alright in the end (although the finished painting does not look like the same person).. Which is okay with meContinue reading “Portrait No.2”

Which Station Did I Stopped At?

In real life, I did stopped at an wrong station before, more than once. But that story was way more exciting than this one.. What supposed to be a rough block in, turned into a some-what rough underpainting. Wrong station, wrong lesson, haha! The original photo that I was using for this reference was blackContinue reading “Which Station Did I Stopped At?”

Feeling Optimistic For The First Time

After countless of hours of Youtube videos tutorials and grasping all the info, tips, steps etc; this morning, for the first time I truly felt that I was ready enough to give it a go!Only watching and understanding what they are saying is not nearly enough, no matter how good the tutor is. I reallyContinue reading “Feeling Optimistic For The First Time”

Brush Play

Today, I did not use a reference as I am more focused on brush and colour experimentation even though I used the same colour palette as I did yesterday. So this is definitely made up cloud ! First, I toned the paper with a light wash of Ultramarine Blue mixed with Prussian Blue, a touchContinue reading “Brush Play”