This is a great portrait Frank.

Lively, well drawn portrait.

Super portrait, full of expression (some tricky patterns too!)

A super job with coloured pencils. Find them very difficult and hard work so congratulations on such a wonderful, expressive, portrait Frank.

Love the expression of your sitter Frank and a tremendous use of your coloured pencils. Well done.

I considered Arteza, and ended up with Faber. An excellent result here.

Very good style.

Thanks all, I will have some different coloured pencils soon, so will be able to compare results.

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Still experimenting with Arteza coloured pencils and think that I’m starting to get the hang of them now. There’s 48 in the tin, but never the exact colour needed, so have to blend colours together. 10x6 inches on Clairefontaine Gris paper.

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Frank Bingley

I've had very little tuition over the years except for a two year course during the late 1990s in watercolour. Since retirement in 2012, I now have time to pursue my love of painting. In recent years I have ventured into linoprinting, acrylics , oils and gouache. Gouache is fast becoming my…

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