Thursday, 21 October 2010

Preliminary Drawings

A couple of drawings waiting to be painted; a park pale, and an example of ridge and furrow type ploughing.

Tuesday, 12 October 2010

Drawing Exercises

After re-reading John Ruskin's The Elements of Drawing I've been feeling the need to work much harder on improving my scribbles. If you haven't read it, its a fantastic book full of wonder (and despair, for the student artist). I quickly gave up folding over the corner of any page containing a memorable adage, you would have more luck trying to find a single one lacking in a wise quip of one sort or another.