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Morning life drawing session

Here’s a piece from my life drawing studio this morning.  Would have liked a bit more time but good enough to use as a study for a painting I think. Charcoal on newsprint. Enjoy! K.M.

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Zorn fruit revisited

Realized my first attempt was a little chalkier than I would like so did a minor retouch – still getting used to this very minimal 4 colour palette. K.M.

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“Lambie” – a graphite sketch

A little graphite sketch of my daughter’s much loved and well-traveled “Lambie”. A great subject for some more Zorn palette practice.  Stay tuned… K.M.

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More life drawing studies…

Working on values and “turning the light”. Enjoy! K.M.

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Sketchbook business…

A few studies in planar anatomy – something I’ve been playing with lately.  Some figurative gesture sketches and some fruit.  Been finding time to squeeze in some drawing until I can get back to painting late winter/Spring. Enjoy! K.M.

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Charcoal study

Since moving to Ottawa and working back in industry I’ve only had time to do some life drawing at the Orange Gallery.  The attached study in charcoal was from an 11 minute pose in my last session. The model was … Continue reading

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Daisies

My daisy patch is begging to be painted. As soon as I have a bit of time I will do just that. I’m on the road for the next bit so enjoy these for now.

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