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Watercolour Portrait

Making watercolor portrait requires painting discipline due to technical conditions. This technique gives almost no possibility of making corrections and retouching, because there is no way to remove painted part or cover it with paint. White paint is not used at all, it is only be obtained by leaving the color of white paper. The image of a portrayed person must be accurately captured in the first stage, and any changes cause that the work loses freshness, which is why the watercolor


Portrait in technique: oil on canvas, watercolour, pastel or drawing Making a portrait is not just painting a face; it is something much more than that. You must get to know the person. What is he or she like? It is always important to try to find out about their character: if they are open introvert, cheerful or timid. It is crucial what facet of their personality I want to highlight. That is why personal contact with the model is so important. Of course, if it is not possible, a good