domenica 21 marzo 2010

portrait of a woman - monochromatic study



portrait practice ....monochromatic study using burnt sienna + lamp black

12 commenti:

jamila aladdin ha detto...

Hi Jane ... this has lots of character, and good modelling of the features

Crystal Cook ha detto...

This is a beautiful study. I really enjoy going monochramatic every so often. I just found your blog and think your work is lovely. I paint watercolors too. Look forward to following along with you!

Susan Liles ha detto...

Great portrait study! I think you captured her character.

jane minter ha detto...

hi jamilia thanks so much for your constructive comments and encouragement.

hello cyrstal just looked at your blog "mother of 3 who trys to fit in painting !" wonderful ...i only have 2 girls :) thankyou for your kind comments will enjoy following your blog .

hi susan that means alot...need lots of practice really appreciate your comment.

cabap ha detto...

wonderful job Jane,
jan :)

jane minter ha detto...

hi jan thats so kind of you thankyou .. hope you feel stronger

jane

A Brush with Color ha detto...

I love the monochromatic look here. Has a kind of vintage look to it as a result. Nice! That seems like it would be a good exercise for studying values, too.

jane minter ha detto...

sue thankyou glad you like it .... painted this after having made detailed pencil study for a correspondance course.

Debbie ha detto...

This has come together beautifully, after seeing another painting of her I can say that you have really caught the likeness well, great rendering of values and character here! Wow! Are you enjoying your course?

jane minter ha detto...

debbie yes ... will keep work on the likeness:) thankyou

SEEMA SINHA ha detto...

Awesome portrait jane.. I am loving your blog...

JANE MINTER ha detto...

hello seema thankyou for looking and your kind comment.