1st Portrait


I think this is incredible for you first portrait. Fantastic job.

That's so good. A subtle drawing but everything just right. Fabulous.

I would be pleased too - this is great, real sensitive touch.

Superb, and just enough detail!

Thank you PP, Lewis, Heather & Tessa for your lovely comments

Absolutely brilliant, I would be very pleased to be able to produce a portrait as good as this.

Beautifully done!

A stunningly, sensitive portrait Hilary.

It’s beautiful Hilary, you should be very pleased with it!

Really very good for your first portrait, love the delicate way you have handled it, not overdone at all.

Excellent first attempt Hilary, you must be very pleased with the result, well done.

Thank you so much everyone, Such encouragement and much appreciated.

Hilary, it's amazing : )

Very good portrait , simple and pleasant.

Lovely portrait, sensitively done.

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This is conte pencil/crayon on pastel paper, I used a gel pen for the eye highlights. My first portrait for my art class. Our tutor provides the image for us to work from so I don’t know who this is. I am quite pleased with the result although I’m sure there’s a lot to improve upon.

About the Artist
Hilary Pearce

Although I studied art to A level at school I didn’t continue and have started again since my retirement. So its a a complete learning curve again. I am a member of a local art class although since lockdown have met only online. I enjoy all mediums and my drawing and painting is still at an…

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