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Suzy Walker-Toye
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I usually post a life drawing picture on a Tuesday but I was on holiday so I didn’t attend the classes so here is a man in a hoody instead. I actually was really attracted by the yellow colour hoody he was wearing in the photo but I only got as far as an…
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I think overall the facial proportions went a bit awry early on so it’s not entirely as I’d like it but it’s not too bad. Also I found it quite difficult to do the skin shading, it’s always touch-and-go as to whether cross-hatched lines look like hairy…
Friday face – Portrait of Adele Exarchopoulos
Friday face – Portrait of Adele Exarchopoulos
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Time for another throwback portrait. Drawn around the same time as the Picasso, when I was in high school my art teacher liked to put a reference image on the photocopier and then set it as homework to copy. This one is bigger than the others, about A3…
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My work decided to block my blog again while I was on holiday so I’m back editing my posts on my phone, que typoes and hilarious auto-corrections! Not to mention the horrible app 😂 This picture is a throwback to a work in progress portrait that I didn’t…
Work in progress portrait of Deepika Padukone
Work in progress portrait of Deepika Padukone
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I usually post a life drawing picture on a Tuesday but I was on holiday so I didn’t attend the classes last week so here is a man with a beard instead. I chose his photo because I liked the close square crop of it but in the end I found that really hard…
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I didn’t do my Monday drawing group last week because I was not at work, I’ve really enjoyed this last week spending time with my husband and daughter. This drawing is done from a photo taken when she was a lot smaller but I’m glad to say she still enjoys…
Mothers Bond Self Portrait
Mothers Bond Self Portrait
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It occurs to me that I’ve never mentioned my second Instagram account that I set up for silly things and cute doodles so here are some silly pictures! The watermelons I drew with my daughters pens one sunny summer day, the tangerines I actually drew on my…
Candy Colour Cuties and little patterns
Candy Colour Cuties and little patterns
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I enjoyed doing this 30minute pose but I’m definitely winding down with the pen & ink life drawing classes, I don’t have many pages in my sketchbook left to go so it’ll probably tide me over until I can order an A3 sketchbook, I’m excited to try graphite…
Life Drawing with @LondonDrawing
Life Drawing with @LondonDrawing
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I love the slightly surprised look on his face as if he can’t quite believe he’s is dressed like this. You can see the original RedditGetsDrawn post here. I really enjoyed colouring this one with the zig brush pens that turn into watercolour when you put…
Friday Face – Harlequin from #RedditGetsDrawn
Friday Face – Harlequin from #RedditGetsDrawn
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I started this one on a Sunday, which is highly unusual for me to get any free time but the wee one was playing with her toys to I seized the opportunity, but alas I didn’t get to finish it until later, I’m still very much enjoying doing strange…
Portrait of a girl with stars on her head
Portrait of a girl with stars on her head
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