Week One of 52 Portraits in 52 Weeks

I didn't get started on the first week of my challenge to complete 52 Portraits in 52 Weeks until tonight, but here are a couple of pics.

I decided to start with a self-portrait. There was a crazy looking one where I'm super-happy, but it wasn't my best angle, so I decided to use one where my hair looked fabulous instead.

Before I began:

Initial sketch:

I'll show you the final result Sunday. Follow me on Instagram @leanneshawler to see progress shots throughout the week.

See the pinned "Featured" post to learn more about the 52 Portraits in 52 Weeks challenge and how you can join in.