Girl + Chocolate = Happiness
Full imperial watercolour on Saunders Waterford heavy,rough paper. This is the first full sheet watercolour portrait I’ve attempted and struggling to get mid tones dark enough. The actual face was much fresher originally but I was advised to strengthen both the skin tones and background. I had to do it in several stages as not brave enough to go straight in !
About the Artist
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…View full profile