Oct 27, 2010
I had a great time sketching with my little companion - he received one of my tin-boxes (ex-mint box) with pints and a personal waterbrush and filled 1.5 sketchbooks with treasures since end of August :)
Oct 25, 2010
Oct 22, 2010
August 2010: Visiting California Academy of Sciences, originally uploaded by apple-pine.
While we rested under the aquarium dome a scuba-cleaning team started working on the space above me. I drew this extremely efficient and polite diver (not only he cleaned a lot of surface but he also was moving to avoid any collision with large fish). Pack my brush and make ready to go and hear knock suddenly - he saw that I was drawing and asked me - with gestures - to look at the sketch :) He liked it a lot I think - I could see smile even with mouthpiece in :)
With this I finish uploading sketchbook #47 - here is a link to a whole collection of sketches from it:
Oct 18, 2010
Oct 9, 2010
Oct 4, 2010
Inspired by one of the posts I found on a new blog by Roz , I decided to give a little kick to a couple of dying Faber Castell Pitt Artist ...
I love gouache's texture, it's opaqueness and transparency, it's chalkiness and thick layers, I love how it works with different...