“Assyrian Sentinel”- Unique Scraperboard From Mythical Beasts Exhibition of Illustrators Ireland www.illustratorsireland.com Preview to be opened on Thursday 17th July @ 8pm by Kevin Gildea- Comedian The United Arts Club 3 Upper Fitzwilliam St Dublin 2 www.dublinarts.com Exhibition continues until Saturday 9th August 2014 Viewing Tues to Sat from 5.30pm
Dark Owls – Mythic Beasts- scraperboard
Another morning at the RHA life drawing- charcoal, conte & pastel. Three hours.
A little piece I’ve been working on between other themes that have taken up most of this week.
One Day Workshop- Life Drawing I’m running another life drawing session Saturday 12th July 2014 @ Kennedy’s studios,Harcourt St The model will have props/costumes etc and strong lighting. Materials will be limited to charcoal, pastels and chalk on tinted paper, All workshops will run from 10.15am until 4.15pm, with a short morning break (tea / coffee…
Three stages of a drawing I am working on at the moment.
Here is the scraperboard piece “Wild Wood” that was accepted in to this years RHA Annual Exhibition>>
Preview of work from the Thursday Life Drawing Group To be opened by Una Sealy ARHA Thursday 22nd May @ 8pm The United Arts Club>> 3 Upper Fitzwilliam St Dublin 2 Exhibition continues until 24th June 2014 Viewing Tues to Sat from 5.30pm Patrick Brocklebank Brian Byrne Des Byrne Jo Callanan Comhghall Casey Anthony Collins…
A detail of something I have been working on, will post the full version shortly.
I recently taught a two hour class on Scraperboard technique at Swan Art>> We all worked up a piece from print outs of a sketch I had done. The idea being to get the students to become familiar with the different tones and various marks and cross hatches available through this medium. They all did…