Charcoal portrait study


An upside downer!

nice pose. the blending seems to have worked for this.

Posted by Bob Ward on Mon 25 Jan 15:04:26
Hang on Studio Wall

Another unusual portrait pose from an image on Pixabay. Vine charcoal on some new cartridge paper I recently purchased, 40 x 60 cm. I am not sure that charcoal blends very well on this paper but for studies it's fine.

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Ira Theobold

I am an artist based in Oban on the west coast of Scotland. I work mainly in watercolour, pastels and charcoal. My favourite subjects include portraiture, figure drawing, animals, birds and the landscape of Scotland. During 2020 I wrote, illustrated and self published two children’s books in a…

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