PZ I really like your work espicially your technique. I'm quite happy to see you have understand of dark and light, although you may want to work on lightsourcing and such more. but nonetheless good stuff!
I like your gestures as well, keep them to a minimum however
I cant offer any great adivce as Dominie_Dirtch but I too am applying for next fall. I haven't sent in my slides yet however, due to my nack of wanting to have a FINISHED FINISHED portfolio. I think I'm stretching my limit
I lvoe your color work, be proud, its good.
I would recommend doing a self portrait study, in the mirror, for as long as you can. OUtline it in contour then work on shade and 9include gesture, so smile or a bit etc Good stuff man
old portie from last year
i almsot got in, came on 5th in wait list
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