Portraits are not the easiest subject to choose.
But I do have an accurate fool proof method of creating a portrait using layers.
You will use one of my patterns for the class, but for discussion I would like you to bring a photo of the portrait you would like to create at a future date.
I've put up a photo of the image half finished....
Well, I guess it shows you the stages, specially for the texture in the hair.
4 fat quarters of fabric graduating tone. Dark, Semi dark, medium, light.
They can be the same color and small print, wild or plain.
1 Fat quarter fabric for garment.
3 fat quarters of fabric for hair. Dark, medium. light.
½ yard fabric for the background.
One .05 black pigment ink pen.
4 sheets of velum tracing paper 16” X 12” approximately.
2 yards of steam a seam lite (single) fusible web.
Medium size cutting mat