The 2023 Victorian Salon des Refusés
This portrait was submitted to The Lester Prize.
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Cat#25 Joanne Morris
Charcoal & Acrylic Ink
105 w x 75 h cm
I create with a method called ‘painting with charcoal’ using fine animal hair brushes I craft myself, plus charcoal powder.
I can achieve a dramatic effect of contrasting light and shadow. I love using these ancient techniques to create realism, drama and depth in my works.