Silhouettes

Silhouettes-all

These silhouettes were designed to be avatars on the Mocavo.com genealogy site, inspired by Victorian times. Traditionally in the 1800s portraits would be carefully cut from black cardstock, but I opted to paint them instead. I painted the faces with a mixture of payne’s grey and burnt umber, which made a nice rich black. Here’s part of the original sketch:

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