Hi everyone, been a bit busy lately but managed to get this done as a birthday present yesterday. It’s the view we see every day while walking the dog. the view is looking back along the Firth of Lorn leading into Oban bay from a track up to Dunollie castle, with the island of Kerrera stretching out into the distance. I hope Carolyn likes it as…[Read more]
Thanks @Jen and @Annette as you say lots of positives gained from this exercise. I have really enjoyed this challenge and am going to do more portraits. I have added the updated version with a little more work on the eyes.
You have captured the likeness and in that it is a portrait of the person. I felt a little like that about my image but braking it down into the basic shapes helped a lot to get over the uninspiring image. In the end it became a challenge to get the best likeness I could and I learned a lot on the way.