Posted in July 2011

Portrait detail

Portrait detail

I have been updating a previous work, going back through and I want to take it to the finish line. It is based off a photo reference of an older asian man. The rugged and worn look on his face and the texture is very interesting to me and I hope to be able to … Continue reading

Figure Study [UPDATE]

Figure Study [UPDATE]

Skin tone and shading practice.  It’s so tough to get that slight gradation from light tones to dark, every angle captures light differently.  Did all of this in Painter 11 and spent about 60 minutes on this and cropped out the lower legs and feet as I was not happy with the way they were … Continue reading

Back in the saddle

Back in the saddle

I finally was able to make it to figure drawing tonight, it has been a good month or so at least since the last time I’ve gone and I’ve been missing it.  For the last pose of the night the model was dressed so that presented it’s own challenges for me as I don’t have … Continue reading