I can’t decide if this is hilarious, freaky, or an awesome combination of both.
Magic Box lesson #11 was about painting naturalistic human skin. Our assignment required us to provide a head and shoulders photo of our most willing, reliable model: ourselves. Mustering up any enthusiasm to paint myself was a struggle. So, I made myself into a cartoon/caricature. It was a lot more fun after that.
So, without further ado, here’s Real Erin:
Here’s Sketch Erin:
And finally, here’s Painted Erin:
I’m sure I’ll be doing some revisions based on my classmates’ feedback, but I’m done staring at me for a while. (Does it even look like me? I’m not actually sure. I have zero objectivity when it comes to my own face.)