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Pencil portrait of Nhu with a fence by LateStarter63 Pencil portrait of Nhu with a fence by LateStarter63

Graphite pencil portrait of Nhu with a fence A4, Daler Rowney Airbrush Bristol board.

Pencils: Mars Lumograph (3H to 8B), Faber Castell 9000 (6B and 8B), mechanical pencils 0.2mm/2B, 0.3mm/2B, 0.5mm/4B and 0.7mm/HB with Ain Stein leads.
Blending: Blending stump from Royal Langnickel, cotton buds and paper tissues.
Erasing: WH Smith kneadable eraser, Blu-Tack, Tombow Mono Zero Ultra-fine eraser, Jakar battery electric eraser. 
Photo adjustment using GIMP: Removal of barrel distortion; Cropping to A4 ratio and removal of perspective distortion; Cropping unfinished edges of drawing; Adjustment of histogram.


My sincere thanks go to  Réhahn Photography for permission to use his photo of  Nhu as reference for this drawing.  His photo is Copyright Réhahn Photography.

Nhu is 4 years old and is from the Cơ Tu ethnic group in Vietnam and this is my second drawing of her.

The drawing process for this may be seen here: Drawing process for Nhu with a Fence by LateStarter63.

Here are my other drawings from photos from
Réhahn Photography Pencil portrait of Nhu with a hidden smile by LateStarter63 and Pencil portrait of a Cham girl (Vietnam) by LateStarter63.

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:icondsjumi:
DsJumi Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2018  Hobbyist General Artist
awesome!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much.
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:iconsteveluxford:
steveluxford Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2018
Beautiful drawing.
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Steve, and thank you too for adding this to your favourites.
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:iconjoelwolfox:
joelwolfox Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2018
Excellent, great work. Amazing!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Feb 8, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Joel, and thanks too for adding this to your favourites.
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ShelbzByrne Featured By Owner Dec 11, 2017  Professional General Artist
Stunning! 
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Edited Dec 13, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Welcome to DeviantArt, Shelby.  I hope that you get as much pleasure and inspiration here as I have done.
Thank you very much for your appreciation of my drawing and thank you too for the fave.
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:iconbillynikoll:
BillyNikoll Featured By Owner Oct 7, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
good job!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Vasilis, and thank you also for adding this drawing to your favourites.
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:iconbillynikoll:
BillyNikoll Featured By Owner Oct 9, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
No problem, it's a very beautiful artwork!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Oct 10, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks again.
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:iconrichartemurillo:
richartemurillo Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2017  Student Photographer
Stunning work!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Richarte.
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:iconrichartemurillo:
richartemurillo Featured By Owner Apr 11, 2017  Student Photographer
No problem! :)
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:iconadamyayad:
adamyayad Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2017  Hobbyist Artist
I like this pencil potrait..amazing
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2017  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much.
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:iconanizza19:
anizza19 Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
this is so brilliant!
I love this expression! <3
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Dec 29, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you again, Ani, and for the fave.  Yes, I loved her expression too!
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:iconmeztli72:
Meztli72 Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Very beautiful!!! :aww:
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Ian, and thanks too for adding this drawing to your favourites
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:iconmeztli72:
Meztli72 Featured By Owner Dec 27, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're welcome!!! Your art is just awesome!!! :aww:
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:iconmr-pink-rose:
Mr-Pink-Rose Featured By Owner Dec 19, 2016
Excellent and realistic-looking drawing, and adorable little girl too!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Chuck.  I try to link thanks for comments and faves into one message, to avoid message box overload, but have failed again!
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Mr-Pink-Rose Featured By Owner Dec 21, 2016
That's quite all right.  These things tend to happen.  And you're welcome!
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:iconluceene-k:
luceene-k Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2016
absolutely beautiful!!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 23, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Luceene, and thank you too for adding this drawing to your favourites.
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:iconluceene-k:
luceene-k Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2016
my pleasure :)
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:iconlia822:
Lia822 Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautifully done as always!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Noelia.
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:iconartistraman:
artistraman Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2016  Professional Digital Artist
Amazing as always !
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Raman.
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:iconmerylla:
Merylla Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Oh my godness, that's so great drawing!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Mervi.
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:iconmerylla:
Merylla Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're welcome!
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:iconsoothenoo1959:
SootheNoo1959 Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Fabulous work! :clap:
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Susan, and thanks too for adding this to your favourites.
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:iconsoothenoo1959:
SootheNoo1959 Featured By Owner Nov 19, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
My pleasure! :):)
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:iconjusta-watcher49:
Justa-Watcher49 Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2016
Great choice of ref image. Love the strong diagonal in composition. Great job as always
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Lon.
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:iconmariamurphyart:
MariaMurphyArt Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2016  Professional General Artist
Beautiful!!!!!!!!!
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Maria.
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touchofthesoul Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
 great job, beautifully done Heart
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, and thanks too for adding this portrait to your favourites.
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:iconfurkanholmes:
FurkanHolmes Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2016  Hobbyist Artist
cute ! :)
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 18, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
She is indeed.  I love her little nose!  Thank you for adding this to your favourites.
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StreetKombatfighter Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2016  Hobbyist Artist
wonderful work ! :)
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Liu, and thanks too for adding this drawing to your favourites.
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IME54-ART Featured By Owner Nov 15, 2016   General Artist
Untitled by IlonavanderWeyden  So very Well done Clive❤️
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:iconlatestarter63:
LateStarter63 Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2016  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much, Ilona.
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Submitted on
November 13, 2016
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Camera Data

Make
Panasonic
Model
DMC-FS10
Shutter Speed
10/200 second
Aperture
F/2.8
Focal Length
5 mm
ISO Speed
400
Date Taken
Nov 13, 2016, 3:36:25 PM
Software
GIMP 2.8.14