Self Portrait, ink resist acrylic on Yupo paper by Sandrine Pelissier

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My last painting, it’s acrylic on yupo paper, quite different from my usual, more realistic portraits, but I feel like experimenting more in that direction for now.
I used a technique similar than what I would do on regular paper with watercolors, layering colors of acrylic one by one.

Click here to see a step by step painting tutorial of this ink resist acrylic on yupo paper

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I grew up in France but have been living in Canada for the last 12 years, I am currently located in North Vancouver and work from a studio on Pemberton Avenue.

I have two passions:
- Painting the effects of light with watercolor on paper through portraits and cityscapes
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- Building complex textures and edges with acrylics and mixed media on canvas (

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  • Julie Everhart
    Julie Everhartabout 4 years ago

    “Self Portrait Group ":

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  • © Karin  Taylor
    © Karin Taylorabout 4 years ago

    i really love this soft watercolour, and the dark against light, a lovely illustration style, nice and loose :) x

  • Thank you Karen, It was liberating to try to be less realistic in style for a change :-)

    – Sandrine Pelissier

  • eoconnor
    eoconnorabout 4 years ago


  • linaji
    linajiabout 4 years ago

    MAY 2010

  • silvercircles
    silvercirclesabout 4 years ago

    Great work! I love your style. :)

  • Thanks Silvercircles!

    – Sandrine Pelissier

  • Julia Keil
    Julia Keilalmost 4 years ago

    Keep on experimenting , you tried something new and it is really worth the feature, very expressive. Congrats !

  • Thank you Julia, very nice of you :-)

    – Sandrine Pelissier

  • Barbara Cannon  ART.. AKA Barbieville
    Barbara Cannon...almost 4 years ago

    Fantastic work…l love her =D

  • Anita Inverarity
    Anita Inverarityalmost 4 years ago

  • LoveringArts
    LoveringArtsover 2 years ago

    The strong emotion in this wonderful gaze is simply stunning , your exciting portraits are kicking my friend and your storming comments , I thank you sooooooooo much .. Paul

  • Thanks Paul, always a pleasure to read your comments:-)

    – Sandrine Pelissier

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