Admitedly not my strongpoint and I prefer landscapes, but I had a go at a watercolour portrait using photographs and imagination. The subject is Colonel T.E.Lawrence, ie, Lawrence of Arabia. Here are the initial sketch and the finished work. ( I may do a bit more finishing somewhere along the line.)
Indeed, indeed, Repentance oft before, I swore---but was I sober when I swore?
And then and then came Spring, and Rose-in-hand, My thread-bare Penitence apieces tore.