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Susan Kester drawing class

E were working in charcoal this week. Rubbing it in to blacken the paper, drawing into that with a rubber to create the basic shapes and finally adding some white chalk for highlights. Drawing eggs and stripes…


Daily drawing 

Another portrait from the Atlas of Beauty. I’m finding them fairly addictive. This is fine line pen on a rough, coloured Indian Khadi paper. Highlights in chalk pencil. Low lights with a water pen fill of very ink wash. I find fabric very difficult to render.