Welcome. I'm Johanna Spinks,a portrait painter in Malibu, California. On this blog I share my portrait painting world.
Monday, April 2, 2012
How to paint fur
Coming to the end of rather a large portrait of a British mayor. The left hand still needs some work and the gold medal of office. Fun to paint those ceremonial robes, fur and lace. It is so often the edge of things, like fluffly fur or sharp lace folds, that describes the fabric best.