Monthly Archives: December 2012

Part II : Project Still Life : Line and tone

Exercise:  Still life group using line OCA p 57 I looked for an easier subject than the cacti but I kept coming back to them as a great way of showing some line drawing skills.  I was extremely nervous of … Continue reading

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Drawing Skills Part II : Observations in Nature : Detail / tone / stipples

OCA page 52 asks me to collect various natural objects and begin exercises that inspire me so I now have various dried flowers, twigs, shells, cones, feathers etc. Exercise : Line drawing detail / OCA p 53 I used a … Continue reading

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Part II : Extra curricular activities & sketching

Exhibitions: Bristol Open Art Exhibition : November 2012 Run by the Royal West of England Academy, this exhibition gives an opportunity to unknown, emerging and established artists to submit work.  354 artists were successful and the exhibition was interesting, informative and … Continue reading

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Drawing Skills Part II – Observations in nature / Exploring Coloured Media & Research

Exercise: OCA page 51 Exploring coloured media We were asked to experiment with coloured media and produce a few examples of random lines. It was interesting to play around although I felt as if I didn’t have many techniques up … Continue reading

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