• Douglas D McDougall My medium is charcoal/graphite on 300gsm

    7 days ago - By Cross Connect Magazine

    Douglas D McDougall
    My medium is charcoal/graphite on 300gsm Snowdon Cartridge, it's a combination of drawing/painting/sculpture with a nod towards the discipline of ‘trompe l'oeil'. An ongoing tribute to the classical history of drawing. Being very much influenced in my early years by the vision, technical prowess and theatre conjured by select masters such as Caravaggio, Guthrie, Rembrandt and Velázquez, i now find myself pushing to hunt down and encapsulate the almost jolting theatre of ambiance evoked when viewing a classical masterpiece. The real purpose or vocation in this art, my...
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