Wednesday, February 8, 2012

On My Easel - beginnings of work on Caroline's Back

Okay, I know her ear is kind of big, but I'll get that fixed, along with most other things.  I just LOVE this pose - kind of secret, you know?  Anyway, that's how I see it.  It's one of those drawings that needs work, but shouldn't be overworked.  Ah, the plight of the artist - when to stop?!  The support is dark green Canson pastel board, which has only the textured side of the paper and which I love.  Something about that texture keeps me loose.  How's everybody doing with the oil pastels?  Let me know - I adore them and really like to hear how it's working for y'all.  Thanks for stopping by.  PS. If this drawing works out, I'll post it again when it's finished.

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Working on a Portrait - oil pastel WIP

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