Tag Archives: Drawing

Drawing – still life

This One and Twenty exercise got off to a slow start.  After agonizingly drawing the main sweetcorn kernels I realised that time was about up on my allotted 20 minutes.  Was I to leave my food in place until I … Continue reading

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And back to pencils ……..

Just a quick cube continuing to look at light sources. Followed by a composition of Okra.

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Still drawing – just differently ……….

I’ve just attended my first Adobe Illustrator course (seriously need this skill for work).  Wow, masses to learn.  After 7 hours tuition I reckon I’ve almost scratched the surface. Daunted?  Hell, yes! Excited?  Definitely! Know what I’m doing?  Not even … Continue reading

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Feb drawing challenge: Day 10

A few quiet minutes sitting in the garden looking at my terraces. Not enough tonal variety, the wall isn’t high enough for the first garden bed, proportions are seriously out of whack.  Poor drawing, need to do better next time. … Continue reading

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Feb drawing challenge: Day 9

A shell.  I’ve done this before and got either a very flat unrecognizable piece or some very nice sylised drawings, like this one here. Today I’ve gone for something more realistic. Took about an hour to complete. Fun – hard … Continue reading

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Feb drawing challenge: Day 8

A bit of doodling to get the hand moving, then a simple sphere with shadow.  Learning how to match the light source and the shadow direction.

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Feb drawing challenge: Day 5, 6 & 7

Slightly behind and only a short amount of time each day, so I’ve got one project completed over 3 days.  Continuing along the landscape theme I’ve added more detail than previous days. Day 5: Day 6: Day 7: It’s interesting … Continue reading

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