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on: March 30, 2020, 04:56:18 PM

old man reflecting made in charcoal on carton/paper 25 X 30 cm
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Reply #1 on: March 30, 2020, 04:57:27 PM
You’ve caught the reflecting eyes extremely well!!  :clap: :clap: :clap:
Wonder though what he is reflecting about.. amazed about the global Corona scare?
« Last Edit: March 31, 2020, 11:06:12 AM by Gita »
Cheers, Gita


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Reply #2 on: March 30, 2020, 05:01:17 PM
Thanks at least it gives me time to do some practise on portraits and paintings as we are totally confined here in Spain
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Reply #3 on: March 30, 2020, 05:07:50 PM
 I love the character in an older persons face, youve done him so well.  :clap: 
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Reply #4 on: March 30, 2020, 06:09:49 PM
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Reply #5 on: March 30, 2020, 07:53:37 PM
It looks great Gartolf, those eyes :yippee: :yippee: :yippee:


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Reply #6 on: March 30, 2020, 10:53:57 PM
Do thank you Nolan and Dennis olive doing caracter portraits Dennis might be the next one
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Reply #7 on: March 31, 2020, 01:42:32 AM
Great portrait Gartolf.  :clap: :clap: I look forward to seeing your painting of Dennis.


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Reply #8 on: March 31, 2020, 10:24:01 AM
Fabulous portrait :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #9 on: March 31, 2020, 11:53:03 AM
Thanks njnjgirl
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Reply #10 on: March 31, 2020, 01:29:43 PM
Wonderful capture Hans, very expressive eyes. Great job on the hand, they trip me up every time!  :crazy2:   Well done!  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Reply #11 on: March 31, 2020, 02:06:32 PM
Thank Val much appreciated
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Reply #12 on: April 02, 2020, 08:30:16 AM
wow what an expressive face.  Well done. :clap: :clap:
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Reply #13 on: April 02, 2020, 09:28:47 AM
Thanks Teresa
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Reply #14 on: April 04, 2020, 12:11:22 PM
 :clap: :clap: Stunning!


 

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