watching not watching
I saw her on the beach at Shanklin, clearly absorbed by the incoming tide, meanwhile small child was using observational skills! Quick pencil sketch and this acrylic later; I've never used texture in acrylic before, the sand has bits of garden soil in!
About the Artist
I'm an amateur artist. not entirely self-taught as I attended portrait classes for some years. There I learned how to look carefully. There's not much opportunity for posed portraiture now, but as an avid observer and sketcher I try to capture moments, movements, postures , scenery, atmospheres…View full profile