236 – Portrait of MultipleThomas

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It’s a self-portrait, but it’s not after a mirror.

It’s actually not a self-portrait, but a portrait after a portrait of myself. What do you call that?

The original version is here

I added the beard because this way it corresponds better with the way i see myself.

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  1. I don’t know what you’d call it, but I call a vote for another from this portrait… and then another from that…and then another from that one…..and then another…….etc, etc…… Pretty please.

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  2. It doesn’t matter what they call it. You expressed yourself and it is a good expression. It offers humor, expressing yourself in a different way. An experiment that worked.

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    • Thanks! I really like to work with it.. I know that it’s excellent with street scenes and landscapes aswell. I think that I’ll be trying that soon. And then I don’t want to completely forget about pencil and ink in my enthousiasm for watercolour !

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    • The easy answer is that I’m having fun with it. I just sort of get dragged in with each drawing – it’s not at all a chore, it’s fun, and that makes me just wan’t to keep drawing all day. Perspectives are the only excepion – for some reason they seem like a chose, because they’re much less intuitive.. I have to think about the lines, count the windows, get the details right, and i contantly make errors.. Errors are more forgiving when you’re drawing organic things i think. All the feedback that i get on this blog also helps a lot. It really motivates me to see people reacting to what i do.. I haven’t always been as motivated as i am now. Two years ago – last time that i wanted to learn to draw, it was harder to get things done and I didn’t draw nearly as much. I don’t know really..

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