This portrait of the King Henry VIII was copied from the original picture with a pencil on a white sheet, then it was colored and completed with mixed media using acrylic paint, colored pencils, collage by magazine pages. It framed in a corrugated cardboard frame, colored with acrylic colours.
|draw your character with a pencil and color the face with colored pencils
|paint the background with acrylic colors
|paint other largest areas with acrylics
|cut some similar colors from magazine’s pages
|use collage from the most precious parts (gold, metal, jewelery…)
|the armor is filled with iron-silver-grey textures
|draw the frame on a corrugate cardboard
|paint the frame with acrylic colors, mixing yellow and ocher
|the frame is ready!
|paste the drawing on a corrugate cardboard
|here our ancient portrait!