Daily sketch 27-03-2017
It was supposed to be a max 10-minute sketch…but it took me half an hour because I’m still learning all the software features, so I need to practice more. I used […]

Daily sketch: funny face child

Angie RollingStones
Inspired by the video “anybody seen my babe” by the Rolling Stones, with a magnificent very short hair Angelina Jolie! I love this song … and the video! Always made […]

Anybody seen my babe

Semirealistic portrait test, from a picture of my beautiful cousin. I’m also posting the steps of the process… The Paintstorm Studio brushes are fantastic and can be customised in various […]

Portrait test with Paintstorm Studio

Bedelia Du Maurier Fanart
Fanart of the TV series Hannibal NBC … the character portrait is about the Psychologist and Hannibal’s friend: Dr. Bedelia Du Maurier, played by the fantastic Gillian Anderson, best known […]

Bedelia Du Maurier Fanart

Agnes Fischer
When I saw this photo on the Agnes Fischer Instagram profile I could not resist … she is beautiful and the photos (taken by Sian Chapman) is something wonderful … […]

Portrait Study: Agnes Fischer

Kieren panpastel
What a beautiful awakening this morning … Last night I posted on Instagram, and consequently on twitter the work in progress of my little portrait of Kieren Walker, the character […]

In the flesh: Kieren fanart

Queen Elizabeth II
Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, soft pastel on Canson mi-teintes touch paper A4 size, on Remembrance Day 2014. I really love this paper, it’s almost like sand paper but smoother, […]

Queen Elizabeth II portrait

Afghan girl
New job … I’ve always liked this photo of National Geographic … how could I resist?   This is made with Panpastels and soft pastels on Canson paper. Sharbat Gula (Pashto: […]

the Afghan girl…Steve McCurry tribute

Dustin Hoffman
And experimenting with panpastel continues! Here is an attempt to portray Dustin Hoffman … I hope you recognize him … it’s a recent photo of Armando Gallo. Scanning has lost some […]

Dustin Hoffmann: Panpastel portrait

panpastel grey
Here they are, straight from London! What do I mean? PanPastel! They are a new kind of colours … in Italy they’re still hard to find, very little known, in fact, […]

PanPastel grey set

Work in progress … the victim this time is “”30seconds to mars”” singer Jared Leto, I’m recording the whole process so soon shortly also the speedpainting. Yes .. I would […]

Jared Leto portrait and Speedpainting