I’m still working on painting still life. I followed Jana’s advice and toned down the background on this one, but the camera still makes it brighter than it really is.
I’m also working on anther one – I’ve actually done a bit to it since taking this photo, and I think I’m almost there:
Life drawing hasn’t been going terribly well. There are times when things flow, and the rest of the time. I hope this means I’m about to make a breakthrough – that’s usually how I console myself when things aren’t working too well!
Here’s one from each of the last two sessions :
I wish I could find a shortcut to better drawing!
Finally, a quick sketch while out hiking. I’ve been doing much less sketch lately, and I must make myself start again. This was done with water soluble crayons. I didn’t spend much time on it, and I think it shows!