The Modern Portrait in Different Techniques

The Modern Portrait in Different Techniques

The Modern Portrait in Different Techniques In mid-May, I participated in the very last elective seminar of my art studies. The topic of portraits has long interested me and from time to time I practiced portrait drawing and painting with... Weiterlesen
Waterskiing Sisters – Gouache Painting

Waterskiing Sisters – Gouache Painting

Waterskiing Sisters - Gouache Painting One of my last remaining homework for the art academy is a 'nearly' act drawing of several people. I chose this picture of the Windsor sisters that I found on Pinterest and Flickr. The reference... Weiterlesen
Feet Studies 6 and 7 – Pastels Drawing

Feet Studies 6 and 7 – Pastels Drawing

Feet Studies 6 and 7 - Pastels Drawing The last two drawings in my series of foot studies got some color. I love colors and can't stand it to work for very long without color. That's why I gave these two with pastels some... Weiterlesen
Foot Studies 1 – 5 – Pencil Drawings

Foot Studies 1 – 5 – Pencil Drawings

Foot Studies 1 - 5 - Pencil Drawings Even though I have not posted for some time, I did my daily contribution for the 30 in 30 Challenge with Leslie Saeta, and also as homework for my art studies at the Leonardo Kunstakademie... Weiterlesen
Act drawing – Aquarell painting

Act drawing – Aquarell painting

Act drawing #3 - Aquarell painting My third 'nearly' act drawing is a ballet dancer. I painted her with Aquarell watercolor on tinted paper (Mi-Teintes). I found the reference photo on Pinterest and traced it back to a Tumblr Blog, but... Weiterlesen
Hand study #4 and #5 – Pencil Drawing

Hand study #4 and #5 – Pencil Drawing

Hand study #4 and #5 - Pencil Drawing Meanwhile, I have drawn several more hand studies and other drawings for the art academy, but I did not have the time to post them here. Most of these studies are based on video stills.... Weiterlesen
Hand study #1 – Pencil drawing

Hand study #1 – Pencil drawing

Hand study #1 - Pencil drawing After a series of portraits, I will do several hand studies, which are part of my homework for the art study at the Leonardo Art Academy Salzburg. The reference photo was unfortunately not very clear and... Weiterlesen
Julianna 4 JKPP – Pencil Portrait

Julianna 4 JKPP – Pencil Portrait

Julianna 4 JKPP - Pencil Portrait This is portrait #7 and contribution #7 for the 30in30 Challenge. It is a portrait of Julianna who you can find under Beanie61 on Flickr. I have already portrayed her once and you can find the... Weiterlesen
Jean Marc 4 JKPP – Coal Portrait

Jean Marc 4 JKPP – Coal Portrait

Jean Marc 4 JKPP - Coal Portrait This portrait of Jean Marc is the fifth portrait and the fifth contribution to the 30in30 Challenge with Leslie Saeta. Jean Marc is like the others a member of the JKPP (Julia Kay's Portait Party) on Flickr. The... Weiterlesen
Synchrotron 4 JKPP – Pastels Portrait

Synchrotron 4 JKPP – Pastels Portrait

Synchrotron 4 JKPP - Pastels Portrait Here is the fourth portrait as my fourth contribution for the 30in30 Challenge with Leslie Saeta. Synchrotron is the Flickr name of this JKPP member. His other half of the face is in the shade which makes for... Weiterlesen
James 4 JKPP – Pencil Portrait

James 4 JKPP – Pencil Portrait

James 4 JKPP - Pencil Portrait Here is the third portrait for the third day of the 30in30 Challenge with Leslie Saeta. It is done with pencil on creme colored paper which you might not see clearly on the photo.... Weiterlesen
Ana 4 JKPP – Pastels Portrait

Ana 4 JKPP – Pastels Portrait

Ana 4 JKPP - Pastels Portrait Following the first portrait comes a second one, and probably many more. This portrait is like the first one from a member of the JKPP group on Flickr. I did it on a creme colored... Weiterlesen