The tones, colors and textures of the face are applied in thin glazes of acrylic paint applied over a flat toned underpainting.
This is my first painted portrait ever, done with acrylics on canvas among the. your first painted portrait, you've got a nice subtlety of skin tone on the faces and a .
How to Paint an Acrylic Portrait: In this tutorial I will show you how to paint using my 7-step method. She simply has the most compelling face I've ever seen.
Using transparent glazes to paint portraits in acrylics by Linda MacAulay. I have used Matisse flow paints on a cheap canvas for this exercise as I did not paint this. The structure of the face is starting to emerge although there is no detail yet
If you're new to portrait painting, you need to see this page of free tutorial videos. The Misses Vickers by John Singer Sargent, oil on canvas, 54.25 x 72.01.. and spirit, and the pleasure in the pursuit of painting the human figure and face.