Sunday, February 8, 2015

Drawing boards and Donkeys

Life drawing at The Artists 25 studio- A very nice space with the feel of a proper studio- donkeys, easels, a wash basin crusted with paints...the whole nine yards.

Its a different feel to stand in front of a drawing board and a well- posed model. I tend to forget how satisfying it is.

One of the problems with not going often is, you make many mistakes. Here are a few that I noticed:

The session I attended was run by this guy:

He was hardcore and painted the model during short poses, stealing a snooze in between the longer ones.

The place was great, and I would definitely recommend it to anyone in Toronto who is interested! Check it out-

Monday, January 19, 2015

Standing Scoliosis

"I stand everywhere now. At night I go home and stand - a single bulb swaying from the ceiling of a featureless room - waiting until it is time to come back into the office."- Rich Duhaney

Friday, December 5, 2014

Happy Elephant

Upon drawing this happy elephant, I realized that it required some movement. Then this happened:

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Sunny Sunday

Backyard patio of a cafe in Bloor West Village.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

The Embedded Majesty

From the wooden railing of my patio, this majestic elephant that stares at me.