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Soft pastel portrait by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Soft pastels portrait on packaging paper art journal

Remember my brown packaging paper art journal? It’s time to draw again and fill in the pages! It’s been a while...

Limited palette - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro - Nov 2015

Portrait with limited palette

I began to love charcoal. Its smooth feeling on the paper and the marks that it lefts on the surface...

Watercolor splashes by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Watercolor – I’m not perfect

Another face builded up in watercolor only appeared in my art journal. This one was painted on my Canson ART...

Mixed media Pretty face by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Pretty girl

So after having my junk journal base done, I’m now going to fill it in with all kind of embellishments...

Baby with towel - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Baby with towel

Drawing baby faces can be overwhelming, especially if you do it after a moving child. But working after a photo...

Painting in nature - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Warm autumn days – painting in nature

While there is still warm outside, grab your painting travel kit and get outside to kiss the sun. As I...

whimsical face in soft pastel by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Why I draw whimsical faces

Well, what’s with all these imaginary characters (whimsical faces)? They are a free and unhampered expression, with no expectations regarding...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #27 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #27 – a boy

Finally, face #27 it’s a little boy’s face! Graphite sketch, then Derwent Aquatone woodless crayons with final touches of Prismacolor...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #26 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #26 – little girl

A new face from the 29 faces September challenge is a toddler’s face this time. As you can see, part...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #25 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #25 – baby face 2

I seem to like drawing and painting (this time) child faces. And how not to love them, when they are...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #24 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #24 – baby face

I’m not sure I want to add color to this sketch. Maybe I will later, but right now I’ll rather...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #23 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #23

Unfinished face in the same journal-book. She keeps saying a story… O fata neterminata in aceeasi carte-jurnal. Fata ei tot spune o...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #20 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #20

I am way behind with drawing and posting the 29 faces of September. But not to worry, I’ll be back...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #19 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #19

Another face painted after a photo. It doesn’t really look like the model in the photo, but I love her...

29 Faces September 2015 – Faces #17 and 18 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Faces #17 and 18

Pencil sketch with Inktense pencils melted in water – again, BARK 2000  Schita in creion INKtense topit in apa –...