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  • Writer's pictureStephen Clively

Michael

Week two of the latest term of the Portrait and Life Workgroup and Michael returns to model.


I particularly enjoyed doing the first two of the long poses (30-40 minutes), gouache on paper. Together with Michael's ruddy complexion, they provided the chance to be expressive in my use of colour.






The third pose was a bit rushed - but as Michael's posed looked like he had a tooth ache, the dad joke tooth hurty is reflected lightly in the ghostly image of the studio clock.




Finally, a couple of the charcoal quick sketches.





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