A scraperboard of Malham Dale>> North Yorkshire
I’ll be showing four pieces at….. The Dublin Painting and Sketching Club>> 134th Exhibition Opening- Sunday 15th April 2pm-5pm 15th – 29th April 2012 Venue: The Concourse Gallery Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Hall Opposite Pavilion Theatre There is a feature about the opening on Liam Madden’s site The Irish Art Blog>>
A Life Drawing from the last RHA>> session of the term
A reclining figure, done in a morning at the RHA>>
Here’s another drawing, a mornings work.
Here’s another drawing from the life room of the RHA>> A mornings work.
Here is a simple step by step of my scraperboard technique. This is the initial pencil drawing of Gort an Choirce>> Once I’ve transferred it to a piece of black scraperboard>> I begin scraping out the white areas More white is gradually revealed…….. Adjustments made, the piece is now finished.
To start 2012 here’s a recent book cover I did. It’s one of a series of Legal books I worked on just before Christmas.
Another mornings work in the life room of the RHA>> Charcoal, Pastel and Conte on Canson Mi-Teintes paper.
I was lucky enought to get two pictures accepted in to this years RUA Annual Exhibition>> This above was one of the images, the other I posted earlier here>> The Royal Ulster Academy’s 130th Annual Exhibition runs in the Ulster Museum, Belfast from 21 October to 20 November 2011.