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P167 Assignment Five Option 3

Decide on the most appropriate media for your subject. … At this stage, it’s probably best to use media that you’re very familiar with. … Working on a larger surface will mean that you may need a board tilted towards … Continue reading

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P166 Exercise: Detailed Studies

There may be objects or features that you wish to include in your landscape. … If this element of your drawing is to be convincing you will need to work out the basic elements of the form. As time was … Continue reading

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P162 Exercise: Aerial Perspective

The atmosphere creates a sense of distance because tonal values lighten the further away something is. Detail is less clear and focus is reduced by the amount of air that we view the landscape through. … Using tonal drawing media … Continue reading

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P161 Exercise: Linear Perspective

… Man-made structures such as buildings, walls, roads, pavements and street furniture with their clearly delineated lines make the ideal subject for studies in linear perspective. … Using a pencil or pen complete a larger drawing in which you attempt … Continue reading

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P159 Unit 5 – Preamble

Theoretically there were four choices for the final unit of this course, but for me there was only one option – Drawing Outside. I enjoyed Unit 3 far more than the others. In the same way, the decision for the … Continue reading

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P 71-72 – Assignment 2

This assignment is designed to pull together the fine observation and practice that you’ve done on this part of the course. You are free to choose your own subject matter and drawing media but there are a number of important … Continue reading

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P69 – Fish On A Plate

There was a lot of suggestions in the instructions that implied I might like to spend some time with the fish, studying them and making choices. This was not the case! As soon as the drawing was finished, the horrible, … Continue reading

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