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Travel with me…

 One of the strengths of an artist lies inside the rucksack that s/he takes with them when they about to embark on a journey. Albeit , since every day is such an adventure , one should carry a sketchbook everywhere. As the festival season draws near and folk have renewed hopes in the upcoming holiday, […]… Read More »

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Drawn to Dancing

 Charcoal Sketching is one of the quickest mediums to capture a mood. Below I have included just two of the many positions of Acrobats. “Getting into Chin” and “Elbow” (read left to right) With the side of the charcoal, rub the page . Then simply squeeze the putty eraser until it is in a point […]… Read More »

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Sketching from the Stage

An Acrobat goes through her moves inside her head. Pencil Sketch using 2B and 6B.    “I observe her intense focus on the stage as she quietly goes through her moves… no move is too sharp nor too rushed… she stands, she flows her arms as if through water… she stands poised and dignified before […]… Read More »

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DRAWING WITH DEE DONALDSON Pencil Hatching the figure(ANA) Earlier this year Dee called me up to ask if any of my students would be keen to begin a life drawing course with her. That is to draw the living figure which is posing in front of you versus working from a photograph. My response was to […]… Read More »

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Pen sketches in Mallorca, Spain

Another great way to travel is with a few size pens in permanent ink and a sketchbook. Doodling is a great way to pass the time and accesses one s imagination. It also has an element of play which allows for my soul to smile. I love pen sketches. Not only does it sharpen my […]… Read More »

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