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Virtual sketchcrawl 5- Change your process

22 days ago   |   By Urban Sketchers Portland

I haven't really done work on toned paper since charcoal drawing in art school but I have admired the work of some of our Portland sketchers who have used it in their drawings.
For this challenge I painted a couple of pages in watercolor sketchbooks with a medium gray that I mixed up in Gouache.
Each of these sketches has used various mediums foe mark making and I have identified them in the captions below each.
It was fun to experiment and I found a couple of tools that I will be using again!
Various graphite, General's Carbon Sketch 595, and Stablio Aquarelle White
Various graphite...
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