Good one Tessa. I love the dancer on the right.

So original and lovely movement Tess.

Great movement Tessa.

Great sense of movement Tessa

Well drawn Tessa and you have caught the movement so well.

Great movement - almost wants you to get up and join the dancers!

Many thanks all for your lovely comments and for all picking up on the movement portrayed, so glad that came through. Thanks again.

Super sketch Tessa, I agree with everyone, the movement is really good.

Lots of movement, is this based on Carlos Acosta?

Nice bit of sketching Tessa. Sketching is good for you 😊 ... and us 😀

Hilary, go to the top of the class! Yes it was based on some photos of him as I think he’s wonderful. Frank, thank you also.😊

Really good figure sketches.

Tessa, your figures are terrific! As already mentioned, there is definitely a sense of energy and movement.

Great poses and movement Tessa. Good study.

Thank you so much Jacqueline, Fiona and Carole! I did think I might try to make something more of the figures in the background which I took a still of from a YouTube clip.

Lovely lively sketch, Tessa

Hang on Studio Wall

A4 coloured pencil and graphite for our weekly online art group challenge. Initially I was just going to draw the solo dancer but then decided to add the duo in the background. Quite pleased with the movement suggestion.

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Tessa Gwynne

I have returned to painting over the last few years having relocated from Cardiff to the Cotswolds in 2009 and joined the Guiting Power Art Group. Although I did a year's Foundation Course at art college after leaving school, I hadn’t painted much in the interim, except for a few attempts here and…

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