Man with hat and scarf


I think your experiment works really well Michael. This is a superb portrait.

Like this - works v well and a great portrait too

I like this very much, exciting colours which work, especially those orange/ reds against the cooler colours.

Your experiment is a striking success.

Thank you for your comments. This is the second time I’ve used these colours, the first time I think I went too mad and ended up with a portrait I felt was rather over done and a bit of a mess. I’ve toned it down considerably now and feel this painting is much better for it.

This works so well Michael. You have created a very characterful portrait.

It’s a terrific portrait Michael.

Really like this portrait Michael. I love the expression on his face. Your colours and light work really well.

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Another portrait using fluorescent colours mixed with earth colours to produce skin tones. A bit of an experiment.

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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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