Dark eyes


This is outstanding Christine. The sheen and shadows on her face bring out the expression exquisitely. You must be very proud of this wonderful portrait.

Beautiful portrait Christine.

Thank you Carole, Spencer and Denise for such lovely comments.

Superb painting of a lovely child. Well Done!

Oh, it's a smasher. Fabulous pastel.

A brilliant portrait , I love it.

Superb portrait Christine, those dark eyes are beautiful and the hair is spectacular!

Absolutely beautiful

Many thanks Skylar, Heather and Fred. I loved doing this one!

Thank you Russell and Anne for commenting. Much appreciated. Russell, I really enjoy painting this type of hair!

Wonderfully expressive portrait.

Just beautiful 🤗❤️

Thank you Lewis and Sandra for your comments. Much appreciated.

Wow this is so beautifully painted.

Well done Christine, Very good.

Fabulous portrait Christine. Super skin tones. The eyes are wonderful, and the hair is amazing. Well done 👏

Many thanks Pauline and Graham. Much appreciated.


A fantastic portrait Christine. I attended Adebanji's workshop too at Patchings, so inspiring.

Thank you Val and Anjana. Yes definitely inspiring!

Beautiful Christine.

I’m an absolute beginner and I can only hope that one day I can do something as beautiful and amazing as your picture.

Thank you Dawn- what a lovely comment. We are all beginners at some point in our journey as artists. I only discovered pastels about 4 years ago and found that I loved using them!

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I sketched this image at Adebanji’s workshop and loved the reference photo so much that I couldn’t wait to try it at home with my usual medium, pastels. A4 on Pastelmat

About the Artist
Christine Rogan

From a young age as long as I had pencil and paper to hand, I’ve been happy. I have dabbled mainly with watercolour and in an effort to become more proficient joined local art classes. However since retiring I’ve had the opportunity (and time!) to try different media, and discovered a love of…

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