Video of Sofia Minson painting an oil portrait of an old woman in her art studio

From the first brushstrokes onto the canvas to the final reveal on the gallery wall, this video in my art studio shows the development of an oil portrait painting of an old woman with deep wrinkles.

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Currently painting a 3 metre high Maori Portrait – my largest painting ever!

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Over the next year or more I see myself focussing mainly on contemporary Maori portraiture.  Alongside that, I will likely continue to paint waka, simple mystical landscapes and Maori carving forms.
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