Portrait in pencil - Bad Hair Day


It’s fabulous, Gudrun. So topical for now......

I really like the delicate, almost searching lines in your drawings, Gudrun. Great!

Great character expression Gudrun.

Another great drawing Gudrun

Lovely, Gudrun. We see you!

Excellent Gudrun.

Excellent depiction of disheveled hair Gudrun

Fabulous portrait - know how he feels

Good one! We all have those.

Thats a really sensitively drawn portrait, excellent

Bad hair day maybe, but great sketch Gudrun.

Thank you all for your kind comments and encouragement. Much appreciated.

More thanks for your comments and appreciation. I hope to get to get to my oils tomorrow!

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Archival, pencil on 20x20cm paper. Well, today was the nearest I got to a live sitter for a long time. A fellow artist posted a 'Bad Hair Day' selfie which I could not resist! I asked if I could draw from the reference and this is the result. It has been approved.

About the Artist
Gudrun Ståhl Sharpley

I am a figurative artist who revels in working with figures and faces, shapes and colours, focusing on movement within my work as my main theme. Over the years, I have studied old masters and new and influences in my work reflect admiration for the drawings of Leonardo da Vinci and the…

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