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29 Faces September 2015 – Face #9 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – FACE #9

Oh, this face is cute! I’ve painted this one with Jane Davenport drawing in mind. I’ve never painted black hair...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #8 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #8

Because I’m working in a journal-book, I’ve gessoed the page and then sketched this face with an INKtemse pencil (charcoal...

Couple in love Mixed media by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Couple in love – mixed media page

Every love story has it’s own way of coming to life: just like this couple in my art journal. At...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #5 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #5

So here is face #5 again with a realistic look. Prismacolor premier pencils with a thin acrylic layer.  Si iata...

29 faces September 2015 - face #4 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #4

Face #4 is painted in a more realist style, after a photo reference. Caran d’Ache Neocolor 2, acrylics and Primacolor pencils....

29 faces September 2015 - face #3 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #3

Here is face #3: POSCA markers on top of acrylic background. Iata si fata #3: markere POSCA peste un fundal...

29 faces September 2015 - face #2 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #2

Face #2: a mix between white gesso, acrylic paints, Inktense pencils, with finishing touches made with Prismacolor pencils.  Read more...

29 faces September 2015 - face #1 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 faces September 2015 – face #1

Here is my fist face from the 29 faces September 2015 challenge. I’m working in a book I bought only...

29 Faces Challenge

I’M Drawing 29 Faces This September

It’s been so long since I’ve first saw the 29 faces challenge, but I’ve always come across the page in...

Pencil sketch - little girl - by Cristina Parus @ creativemga.ro

Pencil sketch

Sometimes this is all I want to create: a random pencil sketch from my own imagination… Cateodată, asta e tot...

“In the mirror” mixed media girl – Gratitude

I had this girl waiting for a long time in my spiral bound art journal, but today it’s time to...

Art Journaling Mixed Media Portrait by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Art Journaling Mixed Media Portrait

The last few weeks have been like crazy for me and more important stuff needed my attention, but it feels...

Watercolor face by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

One sketch a day – girl in watercolors

Going back to faces today. And because I don’t feel like painting mixed media, I’ll stick with watercolors. First thing...

I feel beloved - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

I am beloved

No sketch for today, but an old page I had unfinished in my art journal.  Nu am o schita pentru...

Drawing with Oil Pastels - Art journal page by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Drawing With Oil Pastels

You have seen me using oil pastels here and here. They are a fabulous medium to use and now I...