_PORTRAITS_

“Portrait in Oil”

60cm x 80cm

Oil on canvas

Painted my orchestra conductor as a thank you

“Portrait in Graphite”

21cm x 29.7cm

Graphite on paper

Painted my beautiful friend for her birthday

“Self-Portrait”

64cm x 79cm

Acrylic on paper

Portrait made to the style of

Akseli Gallen-Kallela (Lemminkäisen äiti)

We had an assignment at school to make our self-portraits using references from famous artists. I chose Akseli Gallen-Kallelan touching artwork “Lemminkäisen äiti” which was inspired by Finland’s national epic “Kalevala”. Can you spot the changes?

  

“With You”

50cm x 60cm

Mixed media on canvas

A commission portrait in modern style