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Nude drawing yesterday

Above drawings varies from one to five minutes. Good practise!



Valbonne autumnal light.

The trees have lost their leaves and  give a lovely calligraphic quality to a painting. I chose to paint the access to Valbonne village framed in the foreground by winter branches inviting the eyes to follow the entrance to a narrow street. 21 more words


Classic red car.

Although I am not a car specialist, I love the look of classic old cars and they make a particularly interesting subject to paint because of their rounded shapes created by the light reflection. 71 more words



I tried something new yesterday!
I have got into croquis-classes, and started out as being the model.

Croquis is basically a group of people around a podium with a nude model on that changes position in different intervals and allows the gathered artists around to draw quick sketches of the angles and poses (for those of you who doesn’t know). 293 more words

Artistic Pleasures

Gredelin Nude Studies

This evening I attended a nude drawing session at a local art supply store. I made a huge bunch if drawings, but wow was I rusty!! 30 more words


Des bronzes anciens de Sardaigne

L’art s’est  toujours  nourri des recherches  formelles des civilisations passées.

On connait l’exemple de Picasso par rapport  à l’art africain,

on peut être tenté  de faire  le rapprochement  de celui de… 128 more words