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That's an amazing watercolour portrait Diana, the light and shadows is hard to achieve in any medium but to get this with watercolour is astounding!!!

Excellent work.

Beautiful portrait Diana full of charisma and wonderful light. Love it.

I love this Diana so beautifully structured.

Fantastic portrait Diana!

Fantastic composition to exhibit beautiful wash of watercolours and your great portrait!

Wonderful portrait, Diana!

Wow, those fleshtones in watercolour, bow down to you!

Thank you very much Linda. Our tutor really pushes home the use of strong shadows. Thank you Lewis. I liked the unusual composition Much appreciated Carole. Our tutor picks images with interesting light. Thank you Elaine. I think they were curtains to the left of him but I left if very simple Thank you Russell. It’s always good to hear from you. Thank you Linda. I appreciate your interest. Thank you Koko. I have a talented tutor. Thank you Cesare and Margaret. I struggled so much with the first attempt. Thank you Heather. I think the depth created by several washes worked here. The washes were put on a fully dry previously painted wash. Thank you David. I appreciate you looking.

Super portrait, Diana. Interesting composition and really like the background colour.

Thank you Jenny. The background was a checked curtain in the image , I think

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Half imperial watercolour. Thanks to David Thomas for his image and demo.

About the Artist
Diana Boanas

Jut before retiring from teaching , I returned to painting after a 40 year gap. I did O level then half an A level in art ,followed by a bit of oil painting ,printing and ceramics as part of a primary teaching course but haven't touched it since. I was bought a sketch book and pencils while on…

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