Category Archives: Graphite
Here are some sketches and paintings I’ve done lately with the Meet Up group “Art Among Us”. The figure drawing ones were done at Newark Art Alliance (10, 10, 20min poses).
Sharing some of my latest sketches and caricatures:
This is City Hall, Philadelphia, done at lunchtime with Sharpie.
Since my daily train ride is about one hour (each way), I now have time to decompress, sketch and rest on my way home. This is the first one today:
Since I arrived to Wilmington, DE I’ve been attending my first human figure drawing class at DCAD, Delaware College of Art and Design. I actually not enrolled in the class (my wife is) but the instructor has been kind enough to let me participate without the benefit of a full critique.
I’m enjoying sketching a new subject, new techniques and getting dirty with vine charcoal, compressed charcoal and Conte crayons. I’ve always wanted to understand how to draw the human figure and the class has been amazing.
Here are some of my sketches: