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Hi, I accidentally discovered Marks videos on Youtube the other night and was deeply inspired to join this great art site. I'm not a professionally trained artist but have always desired to be. Unfortunately it was more difficult to find this kind of training several decades ago and so my only option was to self train with the help of books. I've learned a lot through the years and I'm hoping to further develop my skills through Mark's courses and from other aspiring artists here! Hoping for the best to all of you and vive le'art!
Here's another painting I recently finished. It's based on a photo as usual. The subject seemed like something Sargent might paint and so I tried to incorporate a little of his style into it. I've co… (View Post)
Thank you Paul, Richard, and ArtistMartin.
You are all correct, it could have used a few improvements in the drawing. Unfortunately somebody bought the picture from me and it's now out of my hands. (View Post)
You don't come across images of women dressed like this too often so when I saw this one I just had to try and paint her. I was thinking of those old French paintings from the 18th century though it … (View Post)
Thank you Ezra for the constructive criticism and lofty compliments. What you say about her arm is true of course, and no doubt it can use some corrections and a bit of softening up. But here's the t… (View Post)