Wicket keeper original charcoal drawing
This week I am working on a commission, it is a surprise wedding anniversary present for the subjects husband (he doesn’t really use social media so we are ok for updates.)
This is drawn with Nitram charcoal on Canson Mi Teintes paper. The size is 16 x 12 inches. Here are some progress drawings…..
I have also produced some short videos to show actual drawing at speed..
The piece is not yet complete, its on hold whilst I await some more reference photographs.
Back to portrait drawing from life on Friday morning, although this time there was limited time so I had to take photos and draw it in my studio. I have been dying to do this one as it is a real challenge. Steve has glasses and a beard, a double challenge for a portrait artist..
I have begun work on this one which should be complete in the week.
New Pastel Cat Drawing
Itching to get back into colour I have selected this drawing of a cat that I’ve kept hold of for a while. I’ve changed the cat from its traditional tortoiseshell to a play with colours. I wanted to contrast the emerald eyes with sapphire ears. Here’s a clip video of the progress….
The completed piece has proved to be very popular. It is available in my website shop as well as a limited number of fine art prints…
Click here to go to its page or on the image below..