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Life drawing. The character actor at rest.

The character actor at rest. Acrylics and Chinagraph on watercolour paper. Around A3.Such a pleasure drawing Robin. This session was loosely based on some of Francis Bacon’s set ups; I couldn’t seem to come up with anything quite as dark. … Continue reading

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Life drawing 5. Clothes & paint

Robin is one of the best life models around. A¬†character¬†actor, he brings theatre to the room. This week he brought props galore. A Tricorn hat, mask, cape and natty waistcoat. Quite refreshing to concentrate on fabric rather than flesh. Everyone … Continue reading

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Life drawing 10: 04.07.14 The character actor.

The final session of this series. Great fun. The body went a bit long but there were some good passages. 4o mins. The hand and the shoulders are the the kind of thing I’m striving for. The mix of gestural … Continue reading

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