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Ice Breakers...

  1. If you could have your portrait painted by any artist, living or dead, who would it be and why?
  2. What emotions do you feel when you're painting or being painted?
  3. How do you think art influences our perception of people?
  4. What features of mine would you emphasize in your portrait and why?

Fun Facts...

  1. Pablo Picasso could draw before he could walk, and his first word was "pencil."
  2. The tradition of portrait painting dates back over 5,000 years, with ancient Egyptians using it as a means to immortalize the deceased.
  3. The most expensive painting ever sold is Leonardo da Vinci's "Salvator Mundi," auctioned for over $450 million.

Tips & Alternatives

  1. No Pressure: Remember, the goal is to have fun and connect, not to create a masterpiece.
  2. Take Breaks: Step back from your work now and then to see it from a new perspective and enjoy some conversation.
  3. Mix it Up: Use different techniques or materials, like watercolors or charcoal, for a unique twist.
  4. Display Your Art: Regardless of the outcome, find a place in your home to display your portraits as a reminder of the experience.
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