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Shading and line

Following my mini melt-down during my last life drawing session I decided I needed to go back to basics - grab some fruit and do a couple of quick studies.  I love drawing fruit and veg - eggs as well.  The reason is they give you a good opportunity to […]

Alberto Giacometti

Giacometti is one of my favorite artists.  I find both his sculpture and his drawings an inspiration.  I first discovered Giacometti through his sculpture.   I liked the tactile quality of his work and his elongated forms which, for me, possess a haunting elegance. It was on a visit to […]

Cardiff Life Model Collective – A naked view…

Cardiff Life Model Collective (CLMC), run by Andy Muse, deserves all the support and credit it gets and needs. CLMC began - er - 'life' in 2010 - It's mission is: To promote the healthy acceptance and appreciation of all body types and to encourage all to feel comfortable in their […]

Hands and foot quicky

I struggle with hands and feet - just so happened I was in a park in Cardiff - saw a sculpture in a park and thought - well - as I am here... I accidentally fell into this style of a foot below - I shall call this my Giacometti […]