The Logan stone on Black Tor, Dartmoor

The Logan stone on Black Tor, Dartmoor

Yes it works and you have captured the sense of distance. I must go and have a look at the real thing.

Great drawing Chris.

Thanks Linda and Fiona for your kind comments. I have to admit I do not know where on Dartmoor Black Tor is situated! Incidently, a logan stone is one that rocks/moves!!

Super work Chris, I have been getting interested in coloured charcoal myself, didn't realise they are chunky sticks though,mine thought maybe there were some pencil versions that could be sharpened

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This is my first serious attempt at drawing with coloured charcoal. The sticks are quite chunky so detail is hard to achieve so I have added touches of black charcoal using a fine stick to get some detail and to darken areas of shadow. I would love to know what viewers think.......

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Chris Howat

I started to paint seriously when I retired and attended a weekly class for a few years. After our teacher retired, our group continued to meet and we have found that this helps and encourages us. We have visiting artists to give workshops every month. I have tried all mediums except oils and love…

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