I had a lot of fun today sketching at the Swedish Museum of Natural History. I met up with Nina Johansson and Marie Flood. I had never visited the museum before so I began the day by taking a tour of the place. It was very interesting. I found it a bit uncomfortable looking at… Continue reading Sketching at the Swedish Museum of Natural History
This documentary by Arena, BBC, reveals a lot about the person – Francis Bacon.
Venue: ABF, Stockholm, 20130326 The usual Tuesday life drawing at Konstnärshuset was off because of the Easter break, so a number of us visited ABF as an alternative. It was a first time for me, the lady who was running it seemed nice and the model was good. On the minus side though I found the florescent lighting very… Continue reading New life drawing venue
This a very cool and clever video, thank you, mensmanser for sending me the link. 🙂 Life Drawing at The Book Club from Wriggles & Robins on Vimeo.
Very interesting work, at least I think so. Click here to visit the artist’s home page Painting by Alex Asher Daniel
Venue: Konstnärshuset, Stockholm, 20130319 I am starting to miss my watercolouring so I think I’ll start again after the Easter break … Ten minute sketch, A3, 20130319 Ten minute sketch, A3, 20130319 Two minute sketch, A4, 20130319
Sue Rubira Portrait Excellent oil and watercolour portraits by Sue Rubira. Sue also reveals how she paints, stage for stage which is very cool. Click here for that.
1.5 hour painting of two female nudes ( 27x50cm ) Venue: The Swedish Academy of Realistic Art, 20130314.The first attempt at capturing these two pretty female models was discarded after a half an hour. I started again and this time I was able to find my way. I am finding it so hard to succeed when doing a two… Continue reading Thursday’s life drawing of two models