Face #1

Here is Face #1 in my series of 29 Faces for 29 Days.  I am challenging myself lately to try using nontraditional portrait colors, and I have also decided to try working with colors I usually don’t, so that is why she is the way she is.  🙂  Watercolor on 140 lb Strathmore watercolor journal paper.



Filed under 29 Faces in 29 Days

14 responses to “Face #1

  1. Just keep doing these faces. I like the goal you have set for yourself. Remember to do some smiley ones too. Hugs.

  2. EVA

    Very pretty! The green adds a nice effect.

  3. Satina Scott

    Thank you ladies! I’ll try a smiling one for you tomorrow, Maryann. 🙂

    • Anonymous

      What a beautiful face! I wish I were as artistic. She looks so peaceful, as if she’s just woke up from sleeping. Gorgeous!

  4. This is dreamy, love the serene feel she gives, really nice work 🙂 oh & nice to meet you too 🙂

  5. It’s wonderful that you are challenging yourself. I can’t wait to see all your paintings and watch your development!

  6. She’s lovely, I like the effect of nontraditional colors, now I might have to try that, too. Thanks for stopping at my blog and liking my dude. I appreciated your comment and advice, it’s a habit I have to work on- and will. Thanks so much.

  7. Lol… the green is a surprise, but I really like it. Koooool!


  8. I love portraits in non-traditional colors. This is a great color combo! She looks so peaceful. I wonder what she’s thinking about.

  9. Your contrasting textures ( smooth facial planes and the curly hair) is striking.

  10. Looks great! Keep up the great work, it is always good to challenge ourselves, you will only get better and better!!! 🙂

  11. Lisa

    Oh wow… She’s fabulous! Such a look of bliss on her face!

  12. Satina Scott

    Thank you all for commenting! She was a lot of fun to do, especially with the funky colors. I’ll definitely continue to work with that.

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