Portrait of Belinda using 2 colours


Great demonstration of a 2 colour approach and an excellent portrait too

Thank you Heather. I did this fairly quickly (about 2 hours) to avoid messing about or trying to much detail. The features aren’t as accurate as I would like but the overall effect has pleased me. With the present situation this is the perfect time to try different approaches isn’t it?

So effective. Lovely portrait. Can I ask which colours you used?

Yes, I used ultramarine blue and cadmium red hue.

Hang on Studio Wall

Trying to keep it simple

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Michael Masson

Lucky enough to be based in Dorset I have lovely countryside all around me from the New Forest to the rolling downs of north west Dorset and beyond. Add to that it’s just a few short minutes to the sea and you understand why I feel so privileged. Like so many I enjoyed drawing and painting as a…

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