The Profile: Painting a Portrait part 3

Sonia, oil on linen

‘Sonia’ oil on linen

The third and final part of my series on portrait painting is now available in the November issue of Artists & Illustrators magazine. This article discusses painting the profile and features my portrait of Sharon, ‘Girl in a Pink Hat’ which is shown progressing step by step.

'Girl in a Pink Hat'

‘Girl in a Pink Hat’
oil on linen

The article also references profile portraits by other artists including Alesso Baldovinetti’s Portrait of a Lady in Yellow and the portrait of Georgeous Macauley by Craigie Aitchison.

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