Love this Jim.

Very.good Jim. This has a rich story which unfolds as I look at it.

Nice work, Jim. I tried charcoal and wash once, it didn't turn out as well as this.

Thanks Carole, David and Lew for the comments. I used a charcoal pencil Lew, which is a bit harder and smudges less than sticks. I don't use charcoal all that much. I have a full range of pencils from hard to soft (9B or so) my daughter bought me, I should draw more.

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After Vincent Van Gogh's "The Prayer". More or less a copy. Spent an hour to get the figure something like proportionate. Charcoal pencil and wash. 12 x 8.

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Jim Morris

I've reached 81 years young and love to paint and draw. Watercolours are my preference used also with line and wash. I paint or sketch something most days of whatever takes my fancy. Glad to have found this site. I don't feel I have a set painting style but I tend to go for impressionism rather…

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