Currently working on this for a composition class; it's slow and frustrating, but it's headed in the right direction. Gouache on canvas.
I am continuing to draw inspiration from Frida Kahlo, which led me to do these colored pencil and gouache portraits:
And, here are a few recent samples from my neverending sketchbook. Someday I plan to compile all the artwork I've done based on screenshots from Vera Chytilová's 1966 film Daisies.
(all images copyright Amanda Russel, 2011)