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PORTRAITS ON PAPER

Paper portraits can be done in pencil, charcoal or soft pastel.
The
pencil and/or charcoal portraits are made in black and white, with possible small color inserts, on professional drawing paper with a high percentage of cotton. The paper can be white, gray or cream colored, depending on the shade of the starting photo and the effect you want to create.
This technique is available in sketch portrait, realistic, or hyper-realistic styles.
The
soft pastel portraits can instead be made both in black and white and in color, on specific drawing paper, which can be white, anthracite or colored.
This technique is only available in hyper-realistic style.

The portraits can be shipped worldwide by express courier, and the packaging is done with care. It is also possible to follow the work in progress of the creation of the portrait, and see the result before it is sent, with the right to request any changes.

SERVICES

Realistic style
Level of detail: medium / high
Final protective varnish
Signature with initials


Hyper-realistic style
Level of detail: excellent
Final protective varnish
Full signature
Authenticity certificate
Packing and shipping included

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

TIME LAPSE VIDEO
of all the portrait during the
work in progress process.

 

Contact the artist

for more informations

PENCIL / CHARCOAL
> Black and White
> Black and white with color inserts

Pencil and/or charcoal portraits are always a popular, refined and elegant solution.

They are made with pure graphite pencils on professional paper, totally in black and white or with some colored inserts.

All subjects are suitable to be portrayed with the pencil / charcoal technique, without exclusions.

The minimum size to be able to create a pastel portrait is the 30x40cm format. 

The maximum size for this technique is the 70x100cm format.

 
SOFT PASTELS
> Colors
> Black and white

The soft pastel technique on paper is particularly suitable for creating portraits with bright tones and soft lines, therefore perfect for reproducing photos of children and animals (domestic and otherwise!). With this technique it is also possible to choose colored paper supports, based on the tone of the reference photo. The pastel portrait is only available in the hyper-realistic style.

The minimum size to be able to create a pastel portrait is the 30x40cm format.  

The maximum size for this technique is the 70x100cm format.

 
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