Next on the easel was my future son-in-law, Will. Will was also my model for The Mariner, The Incognito Project.
|More about my pre-mixed flesh color palette here.|
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In the sixth 20 minute session I finished the hair and shape of the head. This should really have been the last session.
~I'm much happier with the brushwork on this one.
~Pre-mixed color worked well.
~Using no medium worked well.
Things to work on:
~I still need to speed up. This was a little longer than 3 hours, I'd like to get it down to 2 1/2.
~I want to consider the entire painting composition more fully from the start.
~Work on the background a bit more, maybe with more transparent paint...