Smee: My First Self Portrait
Quizzically looking into the shaving mirror I sketched this. I had forgotten how much I hate this Canson paper as it does not take many layer of pastel. I also forgot that many use the reverse side of the paper. Wish it had been a darker shade too.
About the Artist
Since retiring from a career in education and training management, I returned to art after a gap of 40 years. Now I travel was much as I can with my husband and take an enormous amount of photographs, some of which I use as reference photos. Meanwhile, I take a weekly course in portraiture and…View full profile