Calanais Standing Stones, Isle of Lewis


Very nicely drawn and the soft colours are excellent.

Thank you Paul. I drew the initial sketch on site en plein air and then erased it after overlaying with pen and ink. Derwent Graphitint pencils were used for the water soluble tinted graphite.

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Pen and ink, and tinted graphite

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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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