Charcoal play

I love the drama and the interest that you can create with charcoal. And I love the happy accidents, like that spray of charcoal beyond the top-left edge of the sphere. I don’t know what that’s called (maybe someone knows a technical term?), but I like that effect in painting too. You can see itContinue reading “Charcoal play”

Blind contour drawings

Here are some blind contour drawings of my kids. Except for a slight hint of likeness in the first one (of my son), they look nothing like them. But at least they look like faces! I find the middle one (of my eldest daughter) the most interesting—and the last one (of my youngest daughter) aContinue reading “Blind contour drawings”