Assignment Four – 3: Self-Portrait

I started drawing myself for the first part of this assignment (Assignment Four – 1: Figure Study Using Line), which didn't work as well as I intended. After abandoning these drawings for Assignment 4.1 I decided to revisit this idea for 4.3, as I wanted to challenge myself. When I started studying with the OCA, I … Continue reading Assignment Four – 3: Self-Portrait


Assignment Four – 1: Figure Study Using Line

I had a few thoughts for the first part of Assignment Four, which was a ‘Figure study using line (A1) - Seated model in an upright chair. I could think of various techniques and materials that would suit this study: Continuous line drawing Contour drawing Pen and ink Hatching, cross-hatching, outlines. I started by sketching … Continue reading Assignment Four – 1: Figure Study Using Line

Your own head

Project 6 The Head Exercise 2 : Your own head This was probably one of the most difficult (and daunting) exercises for me so far! Create two interesting images of your own head. You'll need to think about the pose, measuring, tonal variation and lines and marks. Don't worry about producing an attractive or accurate … Continue reading Your own head