Monthly Archives: April 2014

WORKING with GREYS and BROWNS

I arranged a still life composition comprising 4 objects of red brown, yellow brown and grey with a colour highlight of cerulean blue. As usual I began with a pencil sketch to analyse the composition and then painted 3 colour … Continue reading

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COLOUR

I began this exercise of a Still Life with Colourful Objects with a pencil sketch just to familiarise myself with the image. It was great to be back drawing Still Life, a genre I really enjoy, after the frustration and … Continue reading

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TONE and COMPOSITION

Looking back to Project 3 on Tone and Composition, I can recall what a challenge it was! The first exercise was on the composition of an interior space.  I chose a corner of my study when the sun was shining … Continue reading

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