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Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Eyes of a child...365 Days of Drawing

Third and final sitting is now posted here


Another drawing done in two sittings on different days. Total drawing time about two hours or so. I may go back in tomorrow for a third sitting and rework the hair... I post early stage and today's.

Today I get to teach a teen class at The Vita Art Center in Ventura. Always fun to not only draw the eyes of a child but see art created through them.

3 comments:

Yadis said...

Very nice - i like especialy fast and sketchy version.

Marian Fortunati said...

Nice Johanna..

Do you learn about your own art from the teens??

Portrait Painting By Johanna Spinks said...

Yadis...I do too. I think I lose a lot in the finish. Something I am looking at!

Marian,,,teen teaching is a NEW and very different challenge from teaching adults. But when that young art mind walks into the room, with pure talent, it is a gift to the teacher. They are hearing great principles of art early! And you see the lightbulbs go off in some, but NOT all.