Watercolor Portrait of a Woman

I have been keeping to my resolution of painting/drawing/working every day, but haven’t had anything complete to share until today. I’m still playing with these watercolors to get the feel of the medium again, as I want to do some more original, serious pieces with them.  

Landscape Attempt

Well, as you can see by the below image, landscapes are not my forte. However, I am going to keep trying a few to improve my technique. I have no real desire to paint landscapes, but it’s a nice distraction from the human form from time to time.  

How to paint a portrait in acrylic paint

So I have been doing the portrait project for a while now. I find that each portrait helps me remember the past, work through the past, and connect with my true self. I do a lot of Googling to help me figure out techniques and such, and I have never found a tutorial on painting…