Monthly challenge May 2020

Our challenge for May was a portrait, and the winner is Liz Hammond with her pencil drawing, Captain Tom.  Peter Rossington, with his charcoal drawing Portrait Raw Umber 1, came second, and three artists shared third place – Ed Hilton (self-portrait), John Lucking (Steve Hutt), and Gina Grimwood (War Hero).  Many congratulations to all and many thanks to everyone who submitted a portrait.

The winning portrait

Challenge_Captain Tom
7: Captain Tom / Medium: Pencil / Liz Hammond

Second place

Challenge_Portrait Raw Umber 1
14: Portrait Raw Umber 1 / Medium: Charcoal / Peter Rossington

Three artists tied for 3rd place

Challenge_Self portrait
2: Self portrait / Medium: Pencil / Ed Hilton
Challenge_Steve Hutt
9: Steve Hutt / Medium: Pen and wash / John Lucking
Challenge_War Hero
15: War Hero / Medium: Oil / Gina Grimwood

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Challenge_Who is there
1: Who is there / Medium: Oil / Barbara Reilly
Challenge_The King
3: The King / Medium: Pencil / Joy Crouch
Challenge_Chilling
4: Chilling / Medium: Acrylic / Ingeborg Neale
Challenge_Thomas Cromwell
5: Thomas Cromwell / Medium: Watercolour / Maureen Jones
Challenge_Gina
6: Gina / Medium: Oil / George Foxwell
Challenge_The name's Bond
8: The name’s Bond / Medium: Pencil / Barbara Stevens
Challenge_StuartReading
10: Stuart reading / Medium: Pencil / Margaret Eggleton
Challenge_Lissu Tribesman from the Golden Triangle
11: Lissu Tribesman from the Golden Triangle / Medium: Acrylic / Richard Seymour
Challenge_Dad
12: Dad / Medium: Pencil / Dave Tribe
Challenge_Self portrait on lockdown
13: Self portrait on lockdown / Medium: Faber Castell pencils / Tony Devivo
Challenge_Captain Tom Moore
16: Captain Tom Moore / Medium: Coloured pencil / Colin Garrod
Challenge_Isla
17: Isla / Medium: Pencil / Bob Ebert
Challenge_Billie has the blues
18: Billie has the Blues / Medium: Watercolour & gouache / Fiona Bates