Having winter break to relax and step away from my college courses, I decided to go back to drawing and portraiture. I have always done portraits in pencil, so I decided to change my medium and work with pen. I didn't know how to create values or texture through pen, but then the more I … Continue reading Pen Portrait
This is the second painting to my Contemporary Portraiture series. I have been interested in painting older people, recently, because of the details in their face and the multitude of texture and linear quality. I attempted to paint the portraiture in an impressionist style, but still somewhat realistic. It is interesting how every layer of … Continue reading Contemporary Portraiture pt.2
I decided to devote part of the summer to become more familiar with painting, instead of drawing. This portrait is proof of the type of experimentation I have been creating. It is a portrait of an old man, but done in a impressionistic style and in a style that gives the portrait no sense of … Continue reading Contemporary Portraiture
In order to obtain my drawing techniques and skills I occasionally draw a portrait from an interesting angle or style. The media used in this portrait is just graphite and occasional use of a blending stump to create texture.