• DRAWING FROM LIFE

    1 month ago - By Susan Roden

    Blocked in study in pastels
    On Wednesday I usually go to life drawing. It's so educational to draw a model from life! There seems to be a sense of 'freshness' that's nonparallel to working from a photo.
    Above is my first stage of blocking in the red-headed model. I underlaid three pastel shades onto the paper before starting to sketchto give a nice undertone.
    Below is a more progressed stage.
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