Radiant Faces Part 2 Lesson 3

Effy’s take on Tam’s Inner Child. Life me, Effy has taken a lot of classes from Tam. However, she does not like NeoColor 2s and says she struggles with them. It didn’t look like a struggle on camera, but you know, everyone has their favorite mediums (medias?). Oh, and although I watched Part 2 Lesson […]

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Radiant Faces Part 1 Lesson 8

The Mystic with Effy Wild. Even though I used Effy’s composition, techniques and color scheme, by now, I’m feeling confident with my face style. This is the last class of Part 1 and my third ever lesson with Effy. I really enjoy her teaching style and her attention to detail, what she calls ‘tending,’ which […]

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Radiant Faces Part 1 Lesson 7

The Stranger with Dina Wakely. When I saw Dina on the list of teachers, I knew I had to take this class. I’ve been a fan of her work for quite a few years. I loved this lesson, all sketchy and impressionistic. Leaving some of the features hinted at but not finished. Being in the […]

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Ello At Cannon Beach

The beach was a vast expanse of sand Littered with Haystack Rock and her igneous sisters I found only one dying starfish There was no seaweed, driftwood, or shells No beach smell The days were cold and clear as was the night The evening sky was filled with stars  

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Radiant Faces Part 1 Lesson 6

The Watcher with Jamie Doughtery. This one was quite a stretch: profile on wood using Prisma pencils. I haven’t worked on wood before. And profiles have always been a challenge for me. Julie had a nice way to map the profile and I made several sketches before started on wood. It was a rather slow […]

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Radiant Faces Part 1 Lesson 5

Part 1 Lesson 5 of Radiant Faces is with Kylie Fowler and a paint over collage technique. This is a technique I’m familiar with, since Tamara Laporte uses it quite a bit. This was quite a dramatic lesson because Kylie chose to try several new things in this piece. And some of them went wrong. […]

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