This was an exercise to see how accurate my guess work was when it came to estimating perspective. A simple task to use all the reference points I could to construct a building without drawing in the vanishing points or perspective lines until after the drawing was finished. I chose a simple three story building which had a flat corner receding off into two point … Continue reading Pt 3, Pr 4, Ex 2 – Angular perspective.
It was when I was drawing the studies for the 360 view at Kinder Scout that I really started to warm up to using the charcoal, graphite and fine liner and found that with a little more time I could really utilise the technique. It lent itself perfectly to expansive tones, great expression of fore, middle and background, fine detail and a whole range of … Continue reading Pt 3, Pr 3, Ex 1 – Developing your studies. My Favourite Island