Tag: charcoal

Life drawing – croquis (15.3.2019)

First ever disaster croquis drawings 😀 ..but posting anyway, lessons learnt! I have to practice more quick sketching and try to find the essential lines and forms. For these I could’ve used also colors. I’ve never been good at sketching and have avoided it, apparently very well so far. In general I hate all my

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Life drawing 15.-16.2.2019

Figure drawing working from dark to light and with four colors. The darker image was done with charcoal all over the paper and then starting to work out the light using chammy. The latter was done with brown hard pastels, I chose white, black, dark brown and light brown as my four colors. (for the

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Life drawing 8.-9.2.2019

This was my first time doing any kind of life drawing. It was very interesting to concentrate on viewing the forms and how the environment interacts with the model (lights, shadows). The pieces were made using charcoal. This was also first time in ages to make anything in this huge paper, so it brought an

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Image Perception and Drawing Exercise with watercolor and charcoal (22.9.)

Second assignment was to draw in the university main building Capitolium (designed by Alvar Aalto, 1955) hallway, in chosen location. One painting from inside to outside while having more of the building and interior in the image and a second version with more of the outside in focus. Main media was watercolor and then the

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