Started on a canvas working from life. Wasn't happy with it so doing some sketches and studies to try and produce something I am happy with.
Order of preference: Top least, bottom most.
Current state of canvas (has been painted over using acrylics & photos as reference since original sitting):
Struggling with what to do with the colours...
Quick digital experimentation:
Still have lots of research to do on this one, tonnes of detail has been completely omitted; need to go back there and do some more studies.