Charles Darwin Statue in Shrewsbury - One liner
What a tricky one liner this was!! So much detail and when I was drawing the leg resting on the other one, I thought I had got it coming out of his ear or something and I was amazed that, when I finally looked down, it seemed to be in the right place - how did that happen??! I did have to have a quick glance a few times, but only to be able to backtrack along an already drawn line to reach another part of the drawing. These are so much fun to do! P.S. I have moved the brief on a bit as I am now trying to drop and edge or two so as to add to the spontaneity. I left the lines out at the top of the statue base and on Charles's arm.
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