'From Memory'

'From Memory'

It's a very nice piece Michael with wonderful treatment like it

Good effort for first time Michael. With practice you will be good. Hey try a life class.

Michael it's a very good first attempt, you should be pleased with the result! I really like the neck and shoulder....you should try some more.

Thanks Dennis, John and Fiona for nice encouragement.

You should be proud of this Michael. Great first attempt.

Not easy but for a first it's good. Keep practising figures.

Thanks Derek. I'm encouraged!

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Pecil sketch from an original by Pierre Paul Prud'bon. My first attempt at drawing a nude.

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Michael Mcmanus

I was born in 1946. In the 1960s and part of the 70s I was an airman in the Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm. I joined Durham Constabulary in 1971. In 1999 I retired from policing and began teaching sociology and criminology at Durham University with emphasis on policing and researching crime. I've just…

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