Friday, 20 November 2009

Changing Gears





Two charcoal portraits of the same model. A 2 1/2 hour drawing from July 2009, and a 20 minute drawing from November 2009.

Tuesday, 17 November 2009

Monday, 9 November 2009

Friday, 6 November 2009

Tuesday, 3 November 2009

Nathan Fowkes artist


http://nathanfowkes.blogspot.com/

My day job is at DreamWorks working in photoshop so I spend as much time as I can outside or at home in the studio sketching with traditional media.

Some varied drawing, painting and digital work in this extensive folio.




Monday, 2 November 2009

Sunday, 1 November 2009

Wednesday, 23 September 2009

A few portraits...

Hetty, 10


Pre-raphaelite model from the Princes School

Grumpy 5 year old


Tuesday, 4 August 2009

Recent Moleskine sketches


MSK_230709_039_big, originally uploaded by AsaMedhurst.

A new Moleskine and back to the pencil..

Thursday, 30 July 2009

Portrait archive

Wikipedia "liberated" a large chunk of the National Portrait Gallery's archives.
The're 10 days over NPG's removal deadline at the time of posting, so if you want them, get over there quickly!

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:National_Portrait_Gallery,_London

Tuesday, 30 June 2009

James Jean does Spacey

James Jean poster drawing for 'Shrink' starring Kevin Spacey.
http://twitpic.com/8pat7

Monday, 29 June 2009

PDS Portrait 250609 3

Looking for a more satisfying way (for me) of recording light, dark and mid-tones, here a more confident busting of white.

Friday, 26 June 2009

PDS_Portrait_250609_2


PDS_Portrait_250609_2, originally uploaded by AsaMedhurst.

very pleased with this one. Half an hour and lots of movement in the marks.

Sunday, 14 June 2009

Self-portrait

Charcoal, chalk and Acrylic Titanium white on Sugar paper.

Friday, 5 June 2009

PDS_Portrait_040609


PDS_Portrait_040609, originally uploaded by AsaMedhurst.

After a couple of weeks of turkeys, this happened. Pretty chuffed :)

Friday, 29 May 2009

PDS_Portrait_230109


PDS_Portrait_230109, originally uploaded by AsaMedhurst.

A2 Charcoal on cartridge paper.
Another fave from James Lloyd's Drawing a Head class @ Princes Drawing School. Spring term 2009

Barry-PSD12-06-WebFolio_big


Barry-PSD12-06-WebFolio_big, originally uploaded by AsaMedhurst.

(Barry) A2 Charcoal on cartridge paper.

The peak drawing of a week intensive with Ivy Smith at the Princes Drawing School in December 2006.