Size A2 For this painting I used oil pastel, an unusual medium for portraits, I believe? A friend generously gifted her unused oil pastels to me, so I want to make the most of this unexpected windfall. They need a fairly physical approach and knives to scrape smooth or scrape off. It's a challenge, but fun, and good to learn how to use a different medium.
About the Artist
A Cambridge based portrait artist, I work in a variety of media. Prevented from “doing art” as a career in my youth, now in the latter part of life at last I have an opportunity to develop this gift after many dry and unproductive years. Portraits with an abstract edge are my passion and I also…View full profile