Grey seal reclining on seaweed


Good drawing James

Very good, super face.

Thank you Heather and Richard for your comments. Much appreciated.

good textures of the seal

Thank you Janet. Using a paper stump I gently blended the charcoal on the seal to contrast its smoothness with the background seaweed.

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Grey seal at Dunvegan, Isle of Skye. Charcoal drawing on Strathmore grey toned paper.

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James Underwood

Other than sketching on agenda papers during tedious committee meetings, I started drawing and painting only after several years in retirement. Then, almost 70 years old, I first attended an art course. Still so much to learn, thankfully! — “Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is…

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