Portrait Workshop

We had a successful two week workshop on drawing and painting the portrait. Here are a few photos regarding the process:

Our lovely model, Emily.

Our lovely model, Emily.

An initial block-in.

An initial block-in.

Achieving a likeness in a linear manner. This drawing could be called a  cartoon  and is used to transfer onto canvas or panel.

Achieving a likeness in a linear manner. This drawing could be called a cartoon and is used to transfer onto canvas or panel.

A transfer onto a wooded panel and an ebouche, a thin application of oils.

A transfer onto a wooded panel and an ebouche, a thin application of oils.

Beginning to lay in opaque paint.

Beginning to lay in opaque paint.

Slightly more resolved.

Slightly more resolved.