I am still trying to get to grips with painting adult faces and this is my latest attempt. It is of my elder daughter, Emma. I have to be totally honest and say that the likeness is almost there, but not quite in my opinion. My husband knew immediately who it was so may not be that bad! However, I also wanted to capture the slightly shy and self-conscious expression that she often has and I feel I have gone some way towards doing that, but will leave others to judge. Watercolour on Langton NOT.
About the Artist
I am a watercolourist first and foremost as I love the qualities of the medium, its riskiness and unpredictability. I started painting about 8 years ago and it has now become an integral part of my life. Hopefully, I will continue to paint into my dotage as I am given to understand that you can…View full profile