Artist Tristan Tennery (@tristantennery) shared this unfinished quarantine self portrait, which he dubs “a work in progress.” Tennery has studied with several League instructors over the years including Mary Beth Mckenzie, Costa Vavagiakis and Dan Thompson. Compare the current portrait his preparatory sketch, which is full of exploratory lines:
Given the unprecedented circumstances of the past year, it’s no surprise that many artists in our community have focused on their most reliable model: themselves.
Have you done a self-portrait in the past year? Let us know in the comments. 🎨👨🏼🎨