Having had some time away from my artwork to get on top of other things, I've finally made some headway with this. Hoping to finish in time for my return to the world of teaching for 4 months (when I suspect there will be no time to devote to my own creations)
I've recently been focusing on hands as a vehicle for a theme based on the seasons - as preliminary studies for paintings (Mum's hands and my niece's hands). The drawing of my Mum's hands is now complete / the drawing of my niece's hands is a work in progress. It's been a real challenge moving … Continue reading Hands (graphite and charcoal on paper)
I am still undecided as to whether i should work into this some more (the fabric especially), but leaving it to rest for a while so I can look at it with a more discerning eye.
Just got back from a visit to the UK to see my family. Started this whilst there (still in progress)
Needed a break from drawing, so returned to painting today. This started out as a demo piece for one of my workshops.
Spent a lot of time trying to get the angle of the head right. Still needs a lot of work to the face and scarf.