Life Drawing

Today's session once again started with a few five minute poses to warm up, then moved on to working with charcoal and a putty rubber. Drawing on the work from the previous two sessions, this one was focused on drawing with contrast again, though this time was more subtle than using chalk, and using a … Continue reading Life Drawing


Experiment with mixed media

Project 2: Still life Exercise 3: Experiment with mixed media This exercise involved experimenting with various materials, including traditional and 'non-art' media. I wanted to draw something completely different from my previous exercises, and I eventually set up a still life that consisted of an electric guitar, a mini amp and guitar cable. I set … Continue reading Experiment with mixed media

Experimenting with expressive lines and marksĀ 

Project 1 Feeling and expression Exercise 1: Experimenting with expressive lines and marks Feeling and expression looks at drawing as a way of expressing inner feelings.This first exercise is focused around understanding how to make marks express a feeling. The exercise involved using a range of materials and four sheets of A1 paper folded into … Continue reading Experimenting with expressive lines and marksĀ