I haven’t added much life drawing recently (partly because I’ve not been to many of the sessions at The Sparrowhawk) so here is a small sprinkle of pics.
Another life drawing to put on the pile, from quite a few weeks ago at Betty Frankenstien’s drawing sessions in Crystal Palace. Some old textured paper, and a softer, less linear approach from me proved quite successful. The tweeters … Continued
It’s been too long, friends. I know you’ve missed the nakedness, so here are some from recent weeks. I’ve been trying out some coloured paper, which adds a nice smack in the eyeballs. The white chalk is a bit harder … Continued
The old life drawing, again. Escaping the crappy wet weather and drawing in a cosy room above a pub was the right thing to do. A pint of Guinness, some old blues/swing tunes on the iPod and two hours of … Continued
Back at the life drawing again. The first session of 2014 and it was rammed. I’ve never seen so many people there. It’s good for Betty, but we’ll see how many will stick to the “I must do more drawing” … Continued
Several weeks ago, I bought a guide to linocut printmaking. I really enjoyed the two day course I’d done earlier in the summer, and wanted something to refer to whilst I had a go at home. The lovely people of … Continued
A return to upstairs at The Sparrowhawk with Betty Frankenstein’s Drawing Room, after a short break. I was pleased with nearly all my drawings this week, but here are my two faves. It occurred to me that large drawings of … Continued
Back in the life drawing class again, above The Sparrowhawk pub, London, SE19. I tried my hand with some compressed charcoal. It was a bit tricky, as that medium is great for large scale drawing, but a bit hard to … Continued