A few rapid sketches from yesterday's outing
We were talking about this kind of drawing today Sally, I added together a lot of Newsprint sheets and did a Self portrait with a block of scene Painters charcoal, can't even buy the stuff anymore sadly. great for drawing with whole body.…Read on...
Sally, Michelle, Bernadette, Anna, Frank, Noel and Brian at the RHA today with Franks sculpture (Noel and Brian, sorry you missed the photo). A photo or words do not do Frank's sculpture justice so it is well worth a visit. The whole exhibition is wonderful this year. Kate Began's wonderful Monaghan landscape in oils stands out in the gallery too, wonderful to see in life. I am looking forward to a 2nd visit. I didnt get photos of the wonderful detail so if anyone wants to add in photos here…Read on...
Posting several photos of paintings from Roundstone, where I hope to paint again this summer.
If anyone likes to share their own sketches or paintings from this area, it would be fun to see them.…Read on...
Thank you all for your company today - Sally, Sean, Robery, Anna, Michael and David. Thank you David for all your great tips with watercolours. It was great to watch the lifeboat being brought up the beach with that wonderful light in the distant skies, A few photos attached, Very happy with my new Leder Easel, if only it would do the painting too !…Read on...
Heres an Arty Class lesson today at 1400 for an 45 mins with Keiko Tanabe, I didn't have the relevant class photo so just copied her pencil sketch as quick as I could, then did same with watercolour using my own interpretation. Norah had emailed me a link to Arty Class, and I just happened to see Keiko's lesson on her approach to watercolour, it was a free…Read on...