Sketching Faces from Photographs

Today’s book is How to Draw Likelike Portraits from Photographs by Lee Hammond:

31 of 31

Here is the magazine photo I picked:


Here is my sketch on a collaged and painted background:

31a and c

I decided to paint her but I totally messed it up.  Big time.  So I re-drew and re-painted her.  Since I am having massive trouble with hair, I used collage.  Here is my finished piece:


This completes my May challenge: 31 art activities from 31 different art books I own posted over 31 days.  And it was certainly a challenge!

What are you working on?

Thanks for stopping by,


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