An absolutely superb portrait.

Absolutely brilliant as always Marilyn

Superb work as always, Marilyn, your patience must be endless, so detailed and accurate again. Lovely

Thank you so much Thalia and Russell for your continued encouragement.

Hi Marilyn, my brother Ezio will be very pleased with this fabulous portrait. Great work as ever.

Thank you so much Cesare, he has a great eye for a beautiful face.

Lovely work

wow...thats a bit good isn't it?....very nicely drawn ..congratulations!

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Those of you who know Cesare Romano on this site may not know that his brother takes great photos and this drawing was done in coloured pencils on drafting film from one of them. Drafting film has drawbacks in that it won’t take many layers but the reverse can also be used. A complicated medium in some respects!

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Marilyn De la Cruz

I went to Birmingham Art School straight after leaving school but had not considered my job prospects carefully enough at that age so left and did not consider taking up art again until much later in life. Now that I am retired I have much more time on my hands to paint and hope my artwork brings…

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