Chris seated

Chris seated

Four good life drawings Linda. Having done quite a lot of life drawing myself many years ago, I can appreciate how useful it is in teaching us to look properly at whatever it is we're drawing. It's a good skill to have and well worth doing. Good drawing skills are important I feel and are evident in later work whatever the subject.

Thank you Louise. I agree with you - it is the best way to learn to draw. Half a centimetre out and it will look wrong. It is an unforgiving discipline.

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A3 Soft pastel and pastel pencil on W&N pastel paper. Quick sketch.

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Linda Wilson

Since retiring from a career in education and training management, I returned to art after a gap of 40 years. Now I travel was much as I can with my husband and take an enormous amount of photographs, some of which I use as reference photos. Meanwhile, I take a weekly course in portraiture and…

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