Photographing Artwork

Photographing Artwork.No big fancy studio to photograph your artwork? Don't worry, if you can follow a few simple guidelines you should be able to accurately reproduce your work both digitally and in print.Before you even start to photograph your artwork, is your computer screen calibrated to [...]

By |2020-03-17T20:35:43+00:00March 16th, 2020|Pencil, Training|Comments Off on Photographing Artwork

Bargue Plates

Bargue Plate 23. Bargue plates are used in traditional artelliers to train artist to draw. Starting with basic outlines and moving onto plates then castes (statues/busts etc). Once these are mastered then the realist artist moves on to life models to hone their craft. A lot of great masters were taught in this manor [...]

By |2020-03-03T17:16:50+00:00March 3rd, 2020|Pencil|0 Comments

Value Study

After attending a portrait drawing session lead by Kieran Ingram (Northern Realist Sheffield), I was shocked at how awkward a pencil felt in my hand again. At this point in time, I've spent several months making master studies using a wacom tablet and photoshop. Sure, I'm using a pen to draw/paint digitally but using [...]

By |2020-02-29T10:06:17+00:00February 8th, 2020|Pencil, Training|0 Comments