charcoal/chalk on cotton paper approx. 16x11" ©2014 Diana Moses Botkin
This study is a demo from a two-day portrait workshop I taught this past September at Artisans at Dahmen Barn in Washington.
I enjoy teaching this forgiving technique for capturing a fairly quick likeness, using charcoal and chalk on toned paper.
Hannah was one of the models for my class. She was a pleasure to draw with those expressive eyes and her loosely styled hair.
Welcome to my Art Blog! I paint or draw most weekdays and sometimes finish a painting a day. I fondly call them my "Postcards from Paradise" because it's such a beautiful place the Lord made here for us.