September 13, 2012

Profile Portrait

Thanks everyone that came to say hello and nice words for the PPF feature last week ♥

 

Today I made this profile lady. It is very loosely done based on Botichelli. I think she turned out ok, but doesn't resemble the original... oh well :o)

35 comments:

  1. I love the portrait and the shading is great. Blessings, Janet PPF

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  2. I love your lady and think she must have a fine prince in her life!

    Thanks for your sweet comment tonight, Ayala.

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  3. I love Botticelli... this is a great take on it... he is so inspirational isn't he...xx

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  4. Intricate hair! Whenever I copy someone else's drawing, it always comes out different which is fine! Have fun this weekend! Patsy

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  5. She has a wonderful, innocent renaissance feeling!

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  6. Sorry I missed PPF last week but congrats on your interview! I like this profile portrait very much. I'm not familiar with Bottocelli's work but I think you did a great job on this lovely lady!

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  7. A really lovely sketch. I like that she still shows off your style. :)

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  8. Loving your sketch and your take on Botticelli. Happy PPF, Annette x

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  9. Martha, i read through your blog today and i am so amazed at the wonderful progress you've been making on these portraits. gorgeous! I really want to join the 29 faces but forgot about it and i know it's not too late. Hope to make time but if not i hope there'll be a next time for this activity! Enjoyed your interview on last PPF series..Great to know more about you. And lastly, I have received the aceo of 2 lovely hands!!!! So happy!:) Love your work. I'm displaying it on my art table. Will post a photo soon! Take care! :)

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  10. She looks like royalty. Very beautiful work.

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  11. Really like this style of drawing.

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  12. It's much better not resembling the original, then it is your own work- and I love it. Happy PPF.

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  13. Remembers me of the many Medieval meetings/Renaissance Fairs we have around here at this time of the year.

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  14. Oooh, Botticelli is my hero! Great drawing, I can see the influence.

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  15. LOVE the way you did her hair and her eye is perfect(wonder what she is staring at?) ... well done!

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  16. Doesn't matter that she doesn't resemble the original, she's beautiful as she is!

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  17. I love here braided hair!

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  18. Like your rendition ~ well done ~ (A Creative Harbor)

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  19. The profiles are difficult, but you have solved it well. Saludos

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  20. I missed PPF last week, so I just now read your profile. So interesting to learn more about you, and see more of your excellent portrait work. Your sketch here does have a very Botticelli feel to it. I need to join your faces challenge sometime!

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  21. She's cool. I love how her braids are hearts♥
    Lovely!! Happy PPF

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  22. What beautiful hair! I love all the details. Happy PPF :)

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  23. She is so serene...you keep growing my dear. Have a great weekend! Peace, Mary Helen Fernandez Stewart

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  24. She's beautiful. She looks like a princess! Happy PPF

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  25. oh this is amazing work on this portrait....I love side views....wonderful work!!!!

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  26. Very nice drawing, Martha. I like her braids. Wish I could do my hair that way.

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  27. i immediately thought of botticelli! she's beautiful! :)

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  28. It's Fantastic!! I love the soft lines and I'm a sucker for anything done in pencil. Happy PPF!

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  29. I tyhink she is beautiful! I love her elaborate hair.

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  30. I think she is stunning Martha! You truly are a great artist!

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  31. Beautiful! Botticelli is a great master to study. Blessings!

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  32. Gorgeous work, I love the hair. I think she is beautiful. Great shading.

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  33. She looks beautiful...the detailing in her hair is amazing :0

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