Lovely pastel portrait, great skin tones

Very fine posts today, John. I like them all, but this one in particular. Great skin tones and texture on the hat, and I like the way you've just indicated the body.

Thank you Lewis. I did the same thing for the body on my painting of Emma and thought it worked well so I tried it again here.

What a beautiful portrait with such a lovely, fresh, interesting, face. The hat is superb John.

I think you should be pleased with the face too John!

Lovely portrait John and excellent hat!

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Pastel pencil painting of Ann. I'm really pleased with the hat!

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John Stansfield

I mainly use coloured pencils pencils at the moment. They're wonderful for detailed work. I use Faber-Castell Polychromos with the addition of Derwent Lightfast, Caran D'Ache Luminance and Pablos. I also use Faber-Castell Pitt pastel pencils and Stabilo Carbothellos for people portraits along with…

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