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SueFletcher
09-25-2001, 11:41 PM
This is a little 16 x 12 bust portrait done with charcoal and pastel highlights. All comments for improvement definately welcome.
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/25-Sep-2001/CathyC1.jpgBelow is reference photo for the charcoal:
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/26-Sep-2001/Cathy3.jpg

Ceu
09-26-2001, 12:35 AM
wow, amazing:)

wendee
09-26-2001, 04:39 AM
wonderful:D :D :D

jerryW
09-26-2001, 06:19 AM
need to see your source to commentcritically
seems fine as a charcoal with pastel highlights.

Luvy
09-26-2001, 11:33 AM
Oh my goodness is she a cutie or what. What a great job. I'm in awe and with charcoal? WOW
:clap:

jerryW
09-26-2001, 12:38 PM
now that I see the photo, I must say you did as good as I can imagine with the charcoal
with acrylic you could go over it and elongate the face to match the photo better.
each feature is an excellent copy but the overall organization is of a slightly "younger version " of the same girl.