Tag Archives: cross-hatching

draft horses 5

For now, they are finished… a few days away from them, then I’ll decide what (if any) background to add.  At this point, I’m really just ready to be done. 🙂 Advertisements

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draft horses 4

Still working on the drafts… they are coming along slowly but surely. The manes are very light colored, so I will be adding a background of some sort… probably a stone or barn wall or something similar for contrast, which … Continue reading

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draft horses 2

Decided to number the posts for this work in progress. A bit more accomplished on the harness… it’s easy to get lost in rendering all that detail.  It requires more contrast, but it’s getting there.

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New art – draft horses 1

Finally!  This winter has been a very long one. And, it’s been well over a year since I’ve posted anything here: my apologies.  Time has a way of slipping past.  Wish I could say I’ve been producing lots and lots … Continue reading

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English Roses

At long last. The seemingly unending rose study is finally finished. Drawn on Strathmore 400 80lb. smooth surface drawing paper, 005Micron and XS Black PITT Artist Pens.  Size: 9″ X 6.5″ As always, I learned tons.  Not sure what might … Continue reading

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(still unending) rose study 5

Finally, the seasonal job has ended, and I’m back at the drawing table. After a 9 month absence/hiatus, I just may be closing in on a finish for this study.  Hopefully. There is rather more hatching than I originally intended, … Continue reading

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(unending) rose study 4

I always come to a point during a marathon drawing, when I seriously question whether to continue to press on… or not.  That point has been reached. I think I need a break.  Maybe fresh eyes in a few days … Continue reading

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