Blog / 2019 / Working from Photos to Paint Portraits

July 8, 2019

This article explains how to paint people from photos you didn’t take yourself and this one reveals in full detail how I feel about hyperrealistic paintings. I talk more about the idea of evoking instead of representing in this video.

If you love what you see, you can hire me to paint your portrait!

family portrait painting
Gwenn Seemel
Robert, Victoria, and Chris
2019
acrylic on panel
20 x 20 inches
portrait of a smiling boy with blond hair
detail image of Robert, Victoria, and Chris
portrait of a smiling woman
detail image of Robert, Victoria, and Chris
portrait of a smiling man
detail image of Robert, Victoria, and Chris
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