Pendragon Castle in Mallerstang


Great sketching, the use of the white is really good.

Your combination of charcoal, pastel, pen and ink are very effective, James.

Thank you Paul and Ruth for your comments. I used the white pastel and charcoal sparingly just to achieve a few highlights and smooth shadows.

Really beautiful drawing.

Excellent technique James.

Very atmospheric

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Pen & ink, charcoal and white pastel

About the Artist
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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