Category Archives: Figure
Every summer my wife takes our kids to visit her family and I get stuck at home taking care of all our animals. I get a week of not having to cook or parent and as much time as I … Continue reading
I haven’t been painting lately and have had a lot on my mind so these felt stiff. 5 minute warm up. Similar pose as the warm up. Slower. More controlled. Disappointing so I stopped and tried to change gears. I … Continue reading
I’m still trying at figure group. I like the short poses to explore and be courageous. That’s a lot of fun. But for the long pose I keep trying to be more academic and controlled. I want to take the … Continue reading
Two 5 minute poses to start. Then 20 minute poses the rest of the morning.
5 minute warm up 10 minute pose 20 minute poses And a 10 minute drawing to end the day
At figure group today I was front and center for the pose. I knew I was going to do single drawings for each of the 20 minute sessions rather than one long drawing today. I thought I’d move after each … Continue reading
I tried oils at figure group again.
We had a new model and I tried some new techniques today at figure group. A 5 minute pose A 10 minute pose I tried drawing with a brush first and liked it so I left it alone and finished … Continue reading
Another day at figure group. Shorter poses are best for me. I try to do new things and slow down for the long poses, but I always destroy it. 3 minute poses 5 minute poses For the long pose I … Continue reading
The first one was a 10 minute pose. The rest were 20 minute poses. I’m trying some new techniques. I wasn’t caring much today about drawing. I was interested more in trying to paint his skin colors.