Saturday, October 1, 2011

Chuck

Diane Mannion, CHUCK, 6x6" oil
      Another one of my talented and intense students.  Pushing the technique and color and trying to paint faster (no such luck).  Even though it looks like it was a speedy sketch... had to think about each brushstroke and color.  Continuing use of thick paint and minimal blending.
      Here's what it looked like at the first, sketch stage level:

3 comments:

EILEEN D. MCCOY said...

Diane, really nice portrait featured on DPW today. I admire your work. Enjoy, Eileen

Linda Popple said...

Your portraits are amazing, Diane. I love visiting your blog and seeing what you are painting!

paraskevi malouxou said...

Diane your portraits encourage me to work more in painting, i like painting, i'm not so good, but i like ...