I was contacted by a woman who wanted a portrait done for a friend who was getting married and had recently lost her mother. The portrait of the two of them together was to be displayed at her wedding and I was so touched to have a part in honoring the memory of someone who was very loved and will be terribly missed.
Mots-clefs » Portraits
I met a woman at the Equestrian Festival awhile back and was asked to do a portrait from a photo she sent me. The reference photo had the man wearing a baseball hat, which didn’t really fit with the look we were going for, so I replaced the hat and removed the corral bars from the original photo as well. 43 mots de plus
I met a couple at a local craft show who requested a portrait of Albert Einstein. This one was quite a challenge. For the hair, I needed to get the individual strands to show in order to get the realism I was going for, so I first sketched out the face and before beginning to shade I used a small metal point to « draw » in where the individual hair strands needed to be. 55 mots de plus