Saturday, May 29, 2010

Seeing Red





Self with Red Eye Glasses, 2010
chalk, pastels, markers, pencil, charcoal, and acrylics on Rives BFK, 22" x 15"
A demo from yesterday's portraiture class where I'm teaching at The Farnsworth Museum in Rockland. The homework is to do an exaggerated self/self portrait.

8 comments:

Blue Sky Dreaming said...

I love this...correct drawing on basics such as nose, mouth and such and then wild color and fun mix of materials...bravo!

Susan Beauchemin said...

I like the oval shape of the head/hair, it's very greio--(the word verification);->

martha miller (it's all art) said...

thankyou, blue sky! it's a cartoon me! %^D

martha miller (it's all art) said...

sue, the background of the dress is greio - the rest is redio, and greenio, and pinkio, and blueio...

martha miller (it's all art) said...

%^D

Nishant said...

I like the oval shape
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Dean Grey said...

I love the red glasses, Martha!

-Dean

martha miller (it's all art) said...

thanks, nishant and dean!