Pamela

Posted by on Mar 10, 2015 in Charcoal, Drawing, My Artwork, Pastel, Technique | No Comments

I did this drawing last week. I started with vine charcoal and quickly moved to a few colors in pastel pencil and white Nupastel.

Lex Seated, January 29, 2015

Posted by on Jan 30, 2015 in Drawing, Pastel, Pencil, Technique | No Comments

Recently I’ve begun in the figure drawing class to experiment with “troix crayons.” This is a drawing of Lex done with red, black and white which I did earlier this evening. Here is an online site with instruction and information on the concept of “troix crayons.” http://georgetownatelier.com/tutorials/figure-trois-crayons/

Evelyn’s Cat

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 in Books, Charcoal, Drawing, My Artwork, Pastel, Pencil, Technique | No Comments

My friend, Evelyn Chin, commissioned me to do a portrait of her cat that she loves and this is the result. I bought a complete set of Prismacolor Nupastel pastels and acomplete set of Carb-Othello pastel pencils especially for this commission and it was great fun to work with these new materials. After doing an […]