An artist's diary and daily paintings
It's beautiful Arti. :) I love your colors, it doesn't look like you're struggling to me. But I know what you mean, dark skin tones in watercolor is tough!
Hi Arti.I can`t believe that you are struggling. This portrait is brilliant. It`s one of the best I have seen in a long time. I`m sure it couldn`t be bettered. All the best Arti.Vic.
Magnífico retrato, que sea con lapiz o con acuarela tus retratos son perfectos, este tiene un colorido fresco y luminoso donde destaca el azul de la mirada , precioso trabajo.saludos.
Great image. The compliments work so well here. The darks look fine.
It's wonderful! I admire how the two sides of the face use different shades, that's very effective! I think this is one of your most stunning paintings!
What a lovely capture of her expression, Arti! I find myself wondering what she is thinking. I think it is beautiful and see no evidence of your struggles with values.
@Crystal,I still have to learn the art of patience-waiting to let the paint dry before applying another wash!This one got almost ruined because of this ;)
Victor I am so glad you like this portrait so much!It gives my confidence a boost.
Thanks a lot to all of you wonderful people :)
It's fantastic Arti! The light is incredible, I like it! Ciao.
the darker tones are perfect....i like the intensity of the expression! awesome!
To me this portrait is the best. Water color painting is not so easy but you have done really good. Color texture is perfect.
Thanks a lot, Tito Anand and Mani...
Beautiful portraiture, love the tilt and thoughtful expression !
I love this portrait, Arti. Darks and lights... perfectly painted.!!
Thanks, Shubhankar, Wong and Hilda...
Arti..lovely paintings & pencil drawings.Im happy that I found your blog....
Bellissimo ritratto. Ha grande espressione, sembra ti guardi. Elvi