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BlastFromThePast | Self Portrait at 16/17 Years old

I am currently delivering a series of workshops on how to do portraiture at a local performing arts college, for a GCSE Art class.  For an exemplar, I brought in one of my illustrations and a painting which were my self portraits from I was the year above what they are now – first year of college.

They were a little unsure at first in believing that they will shortly be able to ‘get-to-grips’ with some of the basic techniques which will enable them to do their own self portraits.  Step-by-step, they seem to be coming around, and I must say that I am really impressed with their efforts.  They are starting to take chances, and allow themselves to make the mistakes in order to progress.

Self Portrait at 16/17 Years Old

Self Portrait at 16/17 Years Old

Self portraits from when I was . . 16/17 years old (?!?!) WOWSWERS! Short life time ago . . My technique has definitely improved. x #portrait #drawing #painting #art #artist #colour #shade #heart #clothes #earings #necklace #shirt #face #eyes #lips #mouth #nose #hair #curls #redhead #pink #blue #yellow #peach #ginger #red (at YouCanKissMyArt.co.uk)
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