|Stand Back Mostly|
|In Progress: The Blond Kid|
In a classroom situation, this discovery means I do not want an easel up front--but rather in the back where I can't see the details at all, only the values simplified into shapes.
NOTE: MIX SHADOW COLORS THREE STEPS DARKER THAN WHAT YOU THINK THEY ARE. I must have darkened the area under her eyes and at the side of her nose at least three times, before I was satisfied. Looking at the painting here, her neck stills needs to go darker.
GO TIGERS GO!