FB of Nikola's pages
Here's the photo of an Italian salesman that she took on her trip in Naples:
It is gorgeous, isn't it?
I was especially drawn by the expression of the face so I cropped the image and started with burnt umber underpainting and after that I proceeded with opaque paint starting with darks (more transparent) and finishing up with highlights (put on with palette knife)
step No.1 Burn umber underpainting
Step No. proceeding with colour (from darks to lightest areas)
Italian salesman (Oil on canvas board, 6x8 inches)
It was just a small quick endeavour to have a fun and I hope you can feel it from this little sketch :-)