Self portrait challenge.


This has a lovely loose feel to it Sylvia.

Brilliant loose work Sylvia. I particularly like the skin tones - and the hair!

Love your use of loose dynamic mark making Sylvia, fabulous portrait.

You look engrossed Sylvia. Great selfie.

Liked this in the forum. Love the cropped composition and the look of concentration. Great.

Wow ..,thanks everyone ,pics of me are not my “thing” , but I did enjoy doing this.

So good Sylvia, I really like and envy your loose style

Well done Sylv. Rlly get a sense of personality with this one.

Not had chance to comment on forum as yet but this is a great start, love the loose brushstrokes, very good painting.

Nice one S, great drawing style!

Thank you one and all... next step all of your self portraits please....

Lovely and loose, a real spontaneous feel to it, Sylvia.

Spontaneous, great skin tones.

😊 Ellen, Richard and Gudrun.

Captured with minimum of fuss, great piece.

Hey, looking good girl! A terrific selfie Sylvia, I’m jealous of your lovely long

Very artistic licence Fiona. Thanks for lovely comments 🌻

Hang on Studio Wall

Had fun doing this today. It’s gouache on a sheet of freebie mount board, I have a lovely framer. I did use a photograph . Why not have a go, the challenge is on the forum. .

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Sylvia Evans

Sylvia Evans. I am mainly a self taught artist, though I did spend a year at Rochdale School of Art in the late 1950’s. I was then made to get a “Proper Job” by my father, so I spent the next few years in a nursing career. I married and had a family, just picking up a pencil to amuse my…

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