We did five minute poses to start.
We were blessed by Luciano, a wonderful life model. For a former comic book artist like me, there are certain body types it’s terrifically easy to draw.
Then ten minute poses.
I am having a really interesting time switching back to markers and inkline after six months of experimenting with pastels.
Towards the end we did one-minute gestures.
I did two, and worked on the left-hand one for an additional four minutes, because Spiderman!
For the last two poses, I drew the artists instead.
Several of my students and former students were in the group, which was lovely, and I wanted to capture the moment. Also, unlike most figurative artists, I’m not that interested in naked people. Even beautiful, fit, young naked people.
Daria tackled the last pose and made a terrific drawing despite the difficult angle from where we were seated. Check it out!
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