12 1/2 by 8 1/2 pastel. I reworked this after some good advice form Alan Bickley in the forum. It really is worth asking on here if you are stuck. I didn't like the initial pastel layer I put down,so I painted over it with water to produce an underpainting and then built up the layers with pastel pencil and soft pastel.
I started painting in Jan 2016 after the death of my youngest sister. I found it great therapy and still do! I love experimenting with different techniques and media. This year, I have set myself a challenge of working on my portrait skills, but I do love to paint animals and landscapes…View full profile