I think my four and a half year old grand-daughter is turning out to be my muse, as I have painted her quite a few times now. Funnily enough, this doesn't look entirely like her because she was pulling a rather unusual face for her - a rather grown up one really. I haven't done a portrait for a while and it is funny how rusty you get. However, my portraits never turn out how I see them in my head as those are wilder, free-er and more abandoned, but I am coming to the conclusion that this is very much how I paint a portrait so I had jolly well better get on and be content with that. Watercolour on Fabriano Artistico Extra White 300lbs.
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