Portraits are endlessly interesting. It is a subject matter that is as diverse as the number of people who are, have been or will be in the world. Moreover, a portrait is as much about the emotion evoked by the subject as it is about the person portrayed. Therefore, the same person can inspire numerous portraits. This presents even more potential for variety.
In these portraits, a variety of mediums and styles are used to explore this area.
This page presents portraits in colored pencil. This underrated medium is quite versatile allowing both subtlety and intensity, detail and vaguenss .
Art by Rich Wagner - Faces - colored pencil portraits - page one