Tuesday, 4 June 2019

Develop a Portrait Artist Mind - 6 free videos to get you going

Painting Portraits - Nitty Gritty lessons for Intermediates in watercolour.

  • Floundering with Faces? 
  • Can't create that convincing likeness?
  • yearn to develop a confident portrait artist approach?
W A T C H -- N O W!

Watch how to do it now - click the link to see all 6 video tutorials.

  • Develop a portrait artist brain
  • Use minimum tones for strong structure
  • Cut through details and learn to build strong tonal shapes first 
This is a clear way to render a face! Trust me. I had a portrait selected for the Mall Galleries in London in 2017 out of over 10,000 international entries.

I can show you how to do this. Watch my portrait expression videos and absorb what you can and then implement it over and over. Capture people in art confidently. 

Please click the link to see all 6 video tutorials.

If you try any of them please submit them to me via email at alisonfennellart@hotmail.com if you want me to list them on the Reader's Artworks page here on The Pottering Artist.

EVERY MONTH I draw a WINNER who gets a free 8x10 inch watercolour animal print of their choice from my Etsy shop here...https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/ThePotteringArtist

You've got to be in it to win it :)


  1. Love this demo, thank you. You have given clear guidence on skin tones. very appreciated.

  2. Hi there! I am delighted that you feel enlightened and empowered about skin tones - I hope you'll find more art input for your inner expression in my other videos on Youtube! What is it you feel you most want to say in your artwork? Alison