Friday, April 8, 2016

Entry for Mar 28, 2016

Most of the work I'm posting these days is a selection of more resolved studies, and they are going on my tumblr..     http://thomasdrawn.tumblr.com
Once in a while I'll post more complete set of gestures, or occasional process things here, but mostly this is now an archive.

Paris was working at the Hashtag Gallery's Monday night session, and this is a mix of 1-minute, 2-minute and 5-minute studies from there:











Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Entry for Feb.16, 2016









On that Tuesday, Lauren was the volunteer model at the Ben Navaee Gallery drawing session. These are at top, a sheet of 10-minute and 15-minute studies, a 10-minute head study, a sheet of 5-minute heads, and some shorter gesture studies below.
The top sheet is Canson Bristol paper prepared with a wash of India ink. The others are all on Canson Recycled Sketch paper. All are on 18 x 18" sheets of paper, done with oil-based Koh-I-Nooor Negro pencil refills.

Entry for Feb. 2, 2016









On the Tuesday, Marco was the volunteer model at the Ben Navaee Gallery session. At top are a sheet of 15-minute studies, a 10-minute one, another 15-minute, and shorter ones below.
These are all done with oil-based pencil on 18 x 18" sheets of paper. The majority are on Canson Recycled Sketch paper, except for the first and third, which are on sheets of Canson Bristol paper that has been prepared with a light India ink wash.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Entry for Feb 1, 2016











Anders came to work at the White House Art Project on the Monday evening. From the top, these are
four sheets of 3-minute studies, a 1-minute one, a page of 5-minute heads, some 10-minute studies and a 15-minute one at the bottom.
All are on 18 x 18" sheets of paper; the lowest two are on Canson Bristol paper prepared with a wash of grey ink, and all the others are Canson Recycled Sketch paper.

Monday, February 1, 2016

2nd entry for Jan 12, 2016





These a sheet of 5-minute studies, some 10-minute ones and a couple of 15-minute studies on the bottom sheet. All are done with oil-based pencil on 18 x 18" sheets of paper. The upper ones are on Canson Recycled Sketch paper, and the bottom one is a sheet of Canson Bristol paper prepared with a light gray wash.

1st entry for Jan 12, 2016




On the Tuesday night, Mandeep was the volunteer model at the Navaee Gallery session. These are some 1-minute and 2-minute studies, done wth oil-based paencil on18 x 18" sheets of Canson Recycled Sketch paper.

Sunday, January 24, 2016

2nd entry for Jan 11, 2016




Thesea are a sheet of 5-minute studies; a couple of 10-minute ones and a pair of 15-minute studies at the bottom.
All are done with oil-based pencil; the top 3 are on Canson Recycled Sketch paper, while the bottom sheet of studies is on a sheet of Canson Bristol paper that had been prepared with a light wash of cool grey ink. All are 18 x 18"