I've not posted much recently, however, this isn't due to inactivity in creating. As I've learnt more in life, and art, I have realised how sorely I am lacking in fundamentals. When I started off last year, I was trying to copy faces, moving with a reference tightly, and occasionally tracing details that I was unable to draw or visualise free hand. I could produce pictures, some to an ok standard (although many I am no longer happy with), but they all felt flat, not quite what I wanted.
I started watching more YouTube videos and tutorials and reading as much as I could. But not just reading and watching; I have started applying the technique