House Portrait – in progress (final pencil draft)

I think I have finalized the pencil draft of this house portrait. I added the landscaping in the front and actually had to tweak the perspective a bit as the line from the back of the house to the front flower bed was a bit off as I worked. I also finished penciling in theContinue reading “House Portrait – in progress (final pencil draft)”

House Portrait – in progress (pencil draft)

I have been working on an 8 x 10 house portrait this week. I thought it would be interesting to post some in-progress scans so you can see how the process works. I always try to get as much detail down in pencil before I do any inking. It’s much easier to correct pencil, ofContinue reading “House Portrait – in progress (pencil draft)”

Condo House Portrait (pen and ink) – finished!

I have finally finished my last pen and ink house portrait commission for the year! The image size is approximately 10″ x 8″. This was a condo/townhouse unit and it was a rather tricky portrait to complete. There is actually a large pine tree right on the corner of the house that obscures most ofContinue reading “Condo House Portrait (pen and ink) – finished!”