I used to love to draw faces in sketchbooks when I was in my teens. I quit because I let the ideas of others influence me.
Well, I am happy to say, I’m back at it! And this time, I’m adding bits and pieces of collage:
She looks to me like a young girl who loves the outdoors! Perhaps she enjoys running on the beach with her dog, Sam or reading books of mystery on the sofa. Would love to know her story, how about you?
I started her face with watercolor pencils:
Then added water to soften my lines:
I added some details with Prismacolor Dark Umber color pencil:
And finished with torn pieces of collage from Gelli prints that I made previously with deli paper:
The colors blend a little better in better light.
Happy Creating! 😊