Oil pastels drawing – Christmas ornaments

This oil pastel drawing was done in class, and some at home from a photo.  I was pleased with the result.  Art in oil pastel can be tricky.  Although this piece turned out fairly colorful, I always remember that value is the most important.  Oil pastels can also be difficult sometimes to get the fine …

Scratchboard Drawing – “Faces”

This scratchboard drawing was done for my Drawing 2 class.   It was the first time I’ve worked with scratchboard as a medium.   When time permits I will be doing more scratch board!  I love doing these! Another scratchboard drawing I’ve done is here > Anathema 😀

Stippling Art – “Shoe”

This stippling drawing was done for my Drawing 2 class at TCC.  It took roughly 20-22 hours to complete.  I mostly used a .05 file line Prismacolor pen. In the future I’ll do more stippled artwork. Although it does take time I definitely enjoy doing them. There is something about the stippling technique that is …

Cow Skull - India Ink Wash
Cow Skull Drawing in India Ink Wash

This piece was done in an india ink wash using  mostly sepia, but some black ink is mixed in.  Overall I’m pleased – I think the feel for the lighting worked out well.  But there are some areas I think could be done better with more practice with the medium.  On the right side, I …