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DRAWING FROM LIFE

10 monthes ago   |   By Susan Roden

Blocked in study in pastels
On Wednesday I usually go to life drawing. It's so educational to draw a model from life! There seems to be a sense of 'freshness' that's nonparallel to working from a photo.
Above is my first stage of blocking in the red-headed model. I underlaid three pastel shades onto the paper before starting to sketchto give a nice undertone.
Below is a more progressed stage.
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