Category Archives: Figure
Typically I would do enhanced gestures in charcoal pencil during the short warm up poses, but yesterday I went straight to watercolor. First a 5 minute pose. Then a 10 minute pose. Then our 20 minute sessions started. I don’t draw on the … Continue reading
I painted a tall girl yesterday in watercolor. About 2 hours. It’s fun to paint people with different proportions and different skin colors.
Here are a few things I did last week. Some 20 minutes poses in watercolor. And a still life with a box. Not much time to paint lately but I squeezed that one in. Acrylic on paper, about 9×12″
I got to work from a longer pose today. I haven’t been painting much lately so it felt a little rough. Watercolor, about 14×17″
Here are the few paintings I did this week. Figure group yesterday. Again, these are 20 minute poses. A little heavy on the color for the first one for me. Much happier with the second attempt. Ran out of time … Continue reading
I found another figure group today. Twenty minutes seems like forever when you’re in the dentist chair, but when you’re drawing it flies by in a blink of the eye. These were all 20 minutes. What a treat to have TWO … Continue reading
I spent a short evening doing some short poses with a model this week. 5 minutes 5 minutes. I lost interest in the drawing and just wanted to try to get the differences in value and temperature of her tan lines. … Continue reading
I still don’t have much time to paint right now but I took the day off to spend one last time with my figure group friends. First I did a fast one, then I did a slower one that I … Continue reading
I’ve been very busy lately and needed a day off so I met with some friends to paint from a model. I’m a little rusty but it felt really good to paint again.