I try to fight it. I have no use for media with mica beads, or string gel! I don't need these things! I use my palette knife to open jars! I am...beyond...all...ah...ceramic stucco, you say?
Eventually I succumbed. This is a fairly straightforward portrait, mostly as an excuse to fool around with various textures mediums in her clothes. I kinda like the result, I just have to figure out how to do something useful with it.