"Marilyn"

Absolutely thrilled with this piece. It's a 3 part lesson on my YouTube Channel here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YOxSOPnKBY

Completed using Faber-Castell Pitt Pastel Pencils on Ingres Pastel Paper.

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Comment by John R on September 28, 2017 at 7:47am

Very nicely done Colin...she was my favorite of all time and you captured her beauty superb in this piece. 

Comment by Nick Nicholson on September 28, 2017 at 2:16pm
So realistic !
Comment by Dorothy Macready on September 29, 2017 at 5:28am

Beautiful work Colin of a beautiful woman.  I wonder what really happened to her and were the Kennedy's involved

Comment by Ed Holland on September 29, 2017 at 6:07am

Fabulous pencil work, Colin. well done!

Comment by Jayne Somogy on September 30, 2017 at 11:50pm

Stunning work!  I love working with pastels & I have a set of those same pencils--but I have trouble sharpening them (they usually break in every sharpener I've tried).  Any suggestions for a good sharpener?

Comment by Colin Bradley on October 2, 2017 at 6:18am

Hi Jayne, I haven't found a sharpener that I like that doesn't break after a few uses. I prefer to use a razor blade (see video here of how I do it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GOeHUUG4xTk)

Comment by Jackie Stock on October 5, 2017 at 4:16pm
Just brilliant work.

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