Cheeky! by Samantha Norbury

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Here is my colour portrait of a cheeky chimp. I’ve used Derwent ‘Cumberland’ coloured pencils and pastel pencils( for the background)
It measures 18″ × 12.5″ I have drawn it on smooth white 180gm paper. 519 views so far!


color, colour, monkey, original chimp, pencil, portrait, samantha norbury, cute, wildlife


  • Nori Bucci
    Nori Bucciabout 5 years ago

    Man…what a stunning piece of art….fantastic work!!!!!

  • Douglas Hunt
    Douglas Huntabout 5 years ago


  • Alice Oates
    Alice Oatesabout 5 years ago

    Absolutely amazing…I honestly thought it was a photograph.

  • Anita Inverarity
    Anita Inverarityabout 5 years ago

    PERFECT- Always a joy to see your work- this is no exception, simply WOW x

  • Karen Townsend
    Karen Townsendabout 5 years ago

    wow thought this was a photo, brilliant

  • Margaret Harris
    Margaret Harrisabout 5 years ago
    You sure do eyes great Karen and that is an important part of being a successful portrait artist ..Beautiful work ! xx
  • drawing4art
    drawing4artabout 5 years ago

    Superb portrait, just love those eyes…….really like the combination of pastel and CPs, something I do myself.

  • Margaret Sanderson
    Margaret Sande...about 5 years ago

    I just adore this. Fantastic work. Must have taken ages!

  • moonchild
    moonchildabout 5 years ago

    so lifelike! great work.. love the eyes, they are amazing

  • Franco De Luca Calce
    Franco De Luca...about 5 years ago

    Out of this world!! Especially love the sharpness of the eyes and the ‘rubbery’ texture of the skin… so real!!

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