Category Archives: Figure

Drawing

Figure group today. I wanted to stick to charcoal today, but I did do one watercolor. For the last pose I switched sides of the room and realized that the other side had really nice light. If I had been … Continue reading

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Slower

I tried to slow down at figure group today, and I tried a different approach. The final painting: The model takes a break every 20 minutes. This is after the first break. Only burnt sienna. I wish my cell phone … Continue reading

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Long Pose

Here is today’s effort from figure group. Acrylic, 16×12” (For my own reference in years to come: my palette for this was titanium white, raw sienna, quinacridone magenta, carbon black)

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Last Day

Today is the last day of the September contest I’m participating in. Here is today’s painting (the landscape) and some others from the previous days that I hadn’t posted here.

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Figure

Here are a couple from today’s figure group.

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Blue Hair

Here are some drawing from today’s figure group. The model had blue hair. This one is on Yupo paper. A slower, more careful approach on this one.

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Figure Group

I spent the morning with a figure group. I tried something different for the long pose. It’s a slower approach on tan toned paper. I wasn’t sure I was going to add color. A 5 minute warm up.

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Day 5

I spent Day 5 at my Wednesday figure group. I tried to be slow and controlled with this one today. I’m not especially happy with it, but it was fun to try something different.

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Back to school!

Our kids went back to school today and I got to go to my figure group. First, a couple of 5 minute poses in watercolor. Then the long pose in acrylic.

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Female Wrestlers

Today we painted two female wrestlers. They even gave us a couple of wrestling move poses. It’s always a fun challenge to relate two figures to one another. The first one is a ten minute pose. The rest were 20. … Continue reading

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