Clive of India - One Liner
I am so enjoying this new way of drawing that I felt I had to have another go and did this one of a statue of Clive of India which stands in the centre of Shrewsbury. A bit tricky, done with one continuous line and I had a couple of nanosecond glances down to keep on track with some of the detail, but essentially it has been done by trying to co-ordinate my hand and eye. I am trying to move this whole process on now so that I can apply it to all of my drawings. I think it will prove to be essential to have the occasional glance down at the paper, as long as you make these as brief as possible, so that your eye can continue to concentrate on the subject in front of you rather than worrying about what your hand is doing.
About the Artist
I am a watercolourist first and foremost as I love the qualities of the medium, its riskiness and unpredictability. I started painting about 8 years ago and it has now become an integral part of my life. Hopefully, I will continue to paint into my dotage as I am given to understand that you can…View full profile