Lost In Thought - Coloured Pastel Portrait Drawing Process

in WORLD OF XPILAR3 months ago (edited)

Hi all, sharing another recent coloured pastel portrait however, for this piece I only used brown and white pastel with (a little bit of black from pencil). I was drawn to the reference image by the way it captured the expression in the eyes with just a few strokes of the pastel and I wanted to practice recreating this in my work.

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Reference used for drawing

My Process

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Completed on A5 paper with mechanical pencil for sketching and pastels for colour.


Thanks for stopping by and your support is always appreciated :)

Ian,


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 3 months ago 

Hello friend, beautiful portrait, as always a great entry. Greetings!

Hola @iansart esta muy hermoso tu trabajo y realmente la expresión de la mirada cautiva.

saludos.

Muchas gracias @avibauza :)

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Excellent work!

Thanks :)