Three portraits from life drawing at the United Arts Club.
A life drawing, sanguine on paper. 20 minutes.
A preliminary drawing for something I’m working on. Charcoal and pastel on tinted paper WB Yeats The Stare’s Nest by My Window The bees build in the crevices Of loosening masonry, and there The mother birds bring grubs and flies. My wall is loosening; honey-bees, Come build in the empty house of the stare. We…
I will be teaching another life drawing session Saturday 7th February 2015 @ Kennedy’s studios,Harcourt St The class will deal with the dynamics of drawing the human figure- Light, form, weight plus measuring and estimating angles. The model will be illuminated with strong lighting to emphasise the form. Materials will be limited to charcoal, pastels…
Two hour sitting, charcoal and pastel.
Sanguine pencil on paper, United Arts Club.
A two hour sitting from earlier in the week at the United Arts Club
While clearing space in my studio I came across a watercolour done on the spot during a stay in Cill Rialaig many years ago.
A few artists met in the United Arts Club on Culture Night to draw portraits.
We worked from 5pm to 9pm. Here is one of mine