Thea at the beach
Painting of my great niece who is the sister of Isla I painted earlier. Probably the hardest portrait I've tackled as the lighting was awful and the wind made her hair swirl around. It's not my favourite by a long mile but I certainly learnt a lot in the process which is always a good thing. A3 oil on canvas board . Am absolutely delighted that it won the Clairefontaine Award at the 2021 TALP Open competition.
About the Artist
I started to paint 4.5 years ago. I use acrylics and oils and mainly canvas on board and most of my portraits are 38 cms x 60 cms or thereabouts. Am still very much a beginner but really enjoying the process and learning every step of the way! I go to art class once a week which is great. I…View full profile