Portrait of Andrew – Acrylics on canvas

I’ve wanted to portray Andrew for some time and today I finally got the chance. He has a really interesting face to paint…

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Portrait of Skye – Soft pastels and charcoal

I arrived really late to the portrait session this morning, and with less than an hour left there was no chance of working…

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Another portrait of Courtney, this time stitching

Yesterday I went back to the weekly portrait sessions and painted Courtney again. I’m not very happy with the result because I would…

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Visual diary & drawings (all digital) – December 2022

Here is a collection of the works from December 2022: Ecco una raccolta dei lavori di Dicembre 2022:

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Back to portrait sessions at Crescent

Wow, the last post on this blog was on December 1st. In the meantime, I moved house and spent this month and a…

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Portrait of Courtney

Portrait of Courtney done with acrylic paints on canvas during this morning’s life portrait session. Ritratto di Courtney eseguito con colori acrilici su…

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Portrait of the artist Bill Gatt

Unfortunately the model of the weekly portrait session today was unwell and therefore could not pose for us. So the artist Bill Gatt,…

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Masterclass with James Hanley RHA

Last Saturday I took part in a masterclass with portrait painter James Hanley organized by the Royal Ulster Academy of Arts inside the…

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Portrait of Skye on green background

This morning at the usual Thursday portrait session Skye posed for us. I worked with acrylics on canvas: I prepared the green background…

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Portrait of Mari on a crimson background

Here is the weekly portrait I worked on at the session with artist Bill Gatt. This time Mari posed for us, I worked…

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