Return of the Son of Figure Drawing

It’s been a while since my last figure drawing throwdown so I dropped in with the local group in Bar harbor last week. It had been a while and though I’ve been drawing quite frequently, there’s nothing quite like working from the model.

Figure study, pencil

Figure study, pencil

Saturday figure @ Waterfall Arts

Ellen, oil study on linen, 20 x 16 inches

Ellen, oil study on linen, 20 x 16 inches

This week’s figure study. Although landscape is my primary interest, figure study really helps me focus and clarify what I like to refer to as my “painting algorithm”.