Amazing, great work!
Excellent, I love the tiny details like the frayed edge of his turban.
Lovely drawing Sue, it really gives a sense of the man. That turban is beautifully drawn, love all the folds.
These portraits are really quite special. Their faces tell such a story don't they? Amazing work :0)
another wonderful portrait. He looks very kind.Mimi Torchia Boothby Watercolors
Another wonderful portrait...and the turban really caught my eye. So nice!!
Thank you all.
A face full of character, very sensitively drawn.
Just love your work,Sue. The portraits are magical and the techniques, if you don't mind me saying so, are excellent.I spent 25 years globe-trotting, and your drawings remind me of my short time in Oman (Trucial Oman Scouts) I've added my name as a follower, I hope you don't mind (there's few of us using pen & ink it seems)
Thank you for your kind words John. Welcome to my blog, I hope you continue to enjoy it.
This is just so so brilliant!! I love the detailing.. Is pen drawing very difficult? It intimidates me!!Thanks for leaving a comment on my blog.. We moved to India last month, for good... I am still just trying to settle down to the new way of living.. it is pretty different, though I grew up here.. 5 yrs in any place, really settles you down there! And I miss US!
I've been using pen all my life, so it's hard for me to say if it's difficult or not. It is a skill that does have to be mastered.
Wow, this is so very good!! I still haven't started on my portrait of the woman I took a picture of when I was in Vietnam, but seeing this really inspires me to schedule some time for that.
Great work! Really beautiful portrait.
Sue, this is such a characterful portrait, I can feel him looking at me, with those soulful eyes.
Thank you everyone for your lovely comments.
Hello Sue,Beautiful drawing.Love it!Stew.stewcrowther.wordpress.com_________________________
I'm really appreciating your use of light and dark in this one. Beautiful line work!
Beautiful work. His presence is real. Very impressive.
Beautiful, beautiful work Sue
Thank you so much for your comment.