Monthly Archive: January, 2015

326 Portrait of David Cameron

after this photo This is the third one I’ve done today, and I dare say that it’s the best as well. The skin is made up of reds, yellow and brown. I tried… Continue reading

325 Portrait of Mads Mikkelsen

See original here You know, it was quite a lot better while i did it, but then something happened when i scanned it.. I like painting in this messy way. If i continue… Continue reading

324 Portrait of Ai Wei Wie

Original photo here Ai Wei Wei in ink and watercolor.

5 observations that I’ve made about hands, sausages and chicken thighs.

In my recent post “Six things i learned from drawing 319 drawings in 4 months and 13 days” I suggested that you draw your own hand. It’s been a couple of days now,… Continue reading

323 Portrait of Gerard Depardieu

Here’s the photo in case you’d like to see it, but we could say it’s another guy. I don’t know much about Depardieu, but he looks sort of disgusted towards the viewer… Maybe… Continue reading

322 Portrait of Mohamed Boudiaf

Original here This one just isn’t very good. I think the colors are bad, the proportions of the face are off (Just keep shuffling around the eyes in portraits) and there’s not enough… Continue reading

321 Portrait of Martin Luther King

Here’s a link to the original photo I’m liking this concept of focusing on value, and then choosing whatever colors you want. I think this turned out really good. I tried working with… Continue reading

320 Portrait of Miles Davis

After this photo Yesterday I was watching this video by Stan Miller In his video he keeps saying that you shouldn’t focus on color, but on tone while doing watercolor. It doesn’t matter… Continue reading

6 things I learned after drawing 319 drawings in 4 months and 13 days

6 things I learned after drawing 319 drawings in 4 months and 13 days In September 2014 i decided that i wanted to get better at drawing – I had done some in… Continue reading

319 Portrait of Ian McKellen

Today’s pencil portrait. See the original here This is GANDALF! Comments/criticism/coconuts would be appreciated. See other actors here