Recent posts on Life Drawings

Figure Drawings are the classical tool to study anatomy and poses. Traditional schools also use it to learn in-depth about values (light and shadow). It’s also useful for trying materials, and effects, since there is less pressure to create a “great masterpiece”. So you can see here diverse studies of mine, often simplifying one aspect, to learn more about another. Learning to use new mediums – like ink and washes – as I go along.
Since you’re facing a subject matter repeatedly, that has also been tackled by all the greats in art history, even the question of “what am I drawing and why” become an interesting part of it.

If you are interested, you can join our weekly figure drawing sessions in Amsterdam.

Figure to Light

Ink Figure
A recent figure drawing - with good ol' ink and brushes.
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The Double Figure

Nude Figures Dancing
Continuing on the topic of ink-driven figure drawings. Here with two models posing together.
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Inktober Figure Drawings

Ink Figure
Figure drawings done over the last Inktober project days. I like to use these to experiment with different ink materials.
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Figure Drawing Starting Up Again

Pencil Figure 2015
To celebrate the start of our figure drawing session after the summer break - here are four recent pencil drawings.
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Moving Figure in Ink

Another drawing part of my effort to try to get a grip on ink drawing. This picture was made during our weekly life drawing sessions – this time with the model moving about in a sort of landscape of blocks. I’m still tweaking my patreon art page, and changed the header there, as I got … Continue reading Moving Figure in Ink

Figure In Blue Light

More experiments with light and material at our Amsterdam Figure Drawing sessions.
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