Portrait of my friend Stéphanie. The painting is oil on gessoed Masonite panel. The oil was mixed with and alkyd mixture to make the oil be tin but also dry faster. In this process I can build layers to create luminosity but also have thicker wet on wet were needed in the final layer. For some shot of the progress you can visit my blog at www.briansketchbook.blogspot.com
Comments and critiques are welcomed and appreciated.
I like it! Thanks for posting.