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Wow Christine this is stunning and you have certainly achieved the wonderful colours and contrast in the headdress, jewellery and skin tones which are all excellent.

That’s some headdress Christine. You have achieved a wonderful glow to the skin and portrayed a very regal pose in this stunning portrait.

Brilliantly painted Christine, the intensity of the skin colour and the detail of the head dress is amazing.

Super portrait Christine.

Oh I really like this Christine, the headdress and jewellery are beautifully painted but her skin tones are incredible.

Stunning, Love it, really well painted

Thank you so much Tessa, Stephen,Carole, George, Denise, Russell,Heather, Brian and David for all your lovely comments.

This is superb Christine. The fabric is so detailed and beautifully painted. I like the sheen on the lady’s face and the intricate detail on her jewellery.

Thank you Spencer for those kind comments.

Absolutely stunning Christine! I love it, painted beautifully!

Sting bold & yet soft beautiful balance.stunning 👏👏

Beautifully done throughout Christine

Many thanks Lisa, Alan and Martin.

Beautiful Christine.

The contrast between monochrome and colour is so striking. It's really good.

Thank you Roger and Bobbie.

Absolutely stunning

Thank you Coral and Romila

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A3 pastels and pastel pencils on Clairefontaine pastelmat. I wanted to capture the colourfulness and contrast of her headdress and jewellery against the dark tones of her skin. From a photo courtesy of Oladimeji Odunsi.

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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