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Saturday, 24 November 2012

Watercolour sketch of WW2 HMS Ark Royal

Here is a watercolour sketch that I have just completed of HMS Ark Royal of WW2, this ship was torpedoed and sunk, I will be doing a larger watercolour in due course of the same subject with a Fairey Swordfish taking off from the deck, have also completed a sketch of the aircraft which I will post later.


Wednesday, 21 November 2012

Conte drawing on a dark background

This was a workshop we attended this week with Dave Cox who showed us how to work with conte pastels on a dark background, using black,white and mid grey pastels, good practice for observation skills.



Thursday, 15 November 2012

Swiss alps watercolour near the Italian border

Study of a swiss alps mountain village, under the Matterhorn, we visited this place last year where I managed a few sketches and some photographic reference, the temperature at the time was 23c which was quite surprising being so high up.

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