I had been working on my self-portrait to enter into a self-portrait painting competition for the last few weeks.
I finally finished the painting on Monday.
What do you think?
I’ll show you the painting process.
First I did an underdrawing. I’m using a Winsor & Newton Artist’s Watercolour 300gsm Cold Pressed paper
Putting colours in watercolour. Shadows and darkest areas first
Putting more colours in
Started painting the background
Adding textures with pastel
Adding highlights with white pastel