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PORTRAIT sketch

I’m going to take you through an experimental portrait sketch I made of Matt over the course of three days. I’ve painted him many times before but when he fixed his glasses (which I stepped on and broke) with blue painter’s tape, I was excited to try another.

I started this portrait in a way which was inspired by both the range of paint textures possible when working on Arches oil paper and the fact that Matt himself

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