Degas: A Passion for Perfection

The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge is currently hosting an exhibition of works by Edward Degas, titled Degas: A Passion for Perfection. I photographed the exhibition flyer, and added it below: This exhibition marked the centenary of the artist’s death, and featured a range of his work, including drawings, sculptures, pastels and paintings. The exhibition also … Continue reading Degas: A Passion for Perfection


Rembrandt: Lightening the Darkness

I recently went to see an exhibition of Rembrandt's etchings that was on in Norwich's Castle Museum. This exhibition featured more than seventy of Rembrandt's etchings, of a range of sizes and subjects. I was particularly interested in his approach to portraiture, and was surprised by how small some of the works were! I noted … Continue reading Rembrandt: Lightening the Darkness

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain – workbook

For Christmas I received a copy of the Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain workbook by Betty Edwards from my parents, which I have started working through and have been posting progress photos on Tumblr. I started with the first few exercises at New Year, which involved doing some pre-exercise drawings, which I spent no … Continue reading Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain – workbook