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Old 02-22-2012, 09:55 PM
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ryan giggs portrait

first off i'm using a shot from google images , this shouldn't matter as A.. The work is not for any sort of gain and B the lad that commissioned it is disabled and in a wheelchair

so far i am up to my third coat of gesso

this will be displayed in 3 areas as A the background will be in acrylics B the acrylics will be airbrushed and C the main subject will be in oils


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Re: ryan giggs portrait

anyways couldn't be bothered with gridding out for this one so straight in freehand ( i can you know !! ) then once happy used the trusty pen will start again tonight !!

progress so far !!

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the background has now been airbrushed in acrylics , i am now ready to start with the oils

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Re: ryan giggs portrait

this ones going to be interesting !

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started on the oils over acrylics now with first colours going in !!


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Re: ryan giggs portrait

You're getting there! Liking what I see so far. What type of acrylics are you using?
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Nice work. Good luck with that.
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You're getting there! Liking what I see so far. What type of acrylics are you using?

the background is in airbrushed acrylics , i use any old acrylics , reeves , windsor and newton , humbrol , revell , valejo , games workshop , pound shop brands ,etc etc if it is acrylic paint and for sale or free it makes it to my stocks !!

the main subjects are being "hairy sticked " in oils !!
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