Still life using line

Project 2: Still life Exercise 1: Still life using line I found this exercise quite difficult to start with, and struggled to think of ideas for drawing that would work, so I started by sketching a range of objects in my sketchbook, and have abandoned a number of unfinished sketches in the process! I found it difficult … Continue reading Still life using line


Detail and tone

Project 1: Detailed observation of natural objects Exercise 1: Detail and tone I looked at various natural objects for this exercise, first sketching a mushroom and a pinecone and a pepper that was in my fridge, then focussing on the pinecone for the A3 sized work. I started by doing a couple of sketches in my … Continue reading Detail and tone