I finished this in April, but cleared off my desk for some educational publishing work, and pretty much forgot all about it.
This is Linda Thorson as Tara King in The Avengers. The original photo is from Marcus Hearne's The Avengers: A Celebration, and I used it to take a bit of a break (I find most portraits quite relaxing), and practice my watercolouring, patterned fabrics, and being looser with my paints.
This piece is purely watercolour (barring a tiny bit of gouache in her hair), not mixed media, which I've previously resorted to for painted portraits. Not slaving over every little detail was a bit tricky, but I think it paid off, and I'm pretty pleased with it.