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New Drawing Started: Watching Passing Clouds

April 21, 2014

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I made this quick sketch of a friend as she lay back on a hillside gazing at clouds, and also snapped a few reference photos with her cellphone. This will become a new charcoal drawing.

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Later, I digitally enlarged the sketch and printed it out to scale (20 x 16″,) and then taped the pieces together. I rubbed some charcoal on the back, and transferred the drawing to a sheet of illustration board. Next comes the fun part…

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One comment

  1. I’ve been told this is my 500th post! Finally. Do I get a prize?



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