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A Portrait of Ross
Since being introduced to Genesis paints three years ago, I’ve used no other medium. I found the simplicity of achieving subtle blending (required in my style of portrait painting) a surprise and joy which I take full advantage of. I don’t use China
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Celebrity Portrait: William Dafoe
After finding the photograph you want to use, use a sheet of tracing paper and a 2H or H pencil to trace the main facial features of the person. This will give you accurate placement of the person’s face and its features. Flip over the tracing paper
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Pencil Portrait of Phillip
This is a description of the processes and techniques I use to draw a pencil portrait. This is the sixth pencil portrait I’ve drawn. I have a connection with all of the people I have drawn previously, with my husband René being the first subject; the