Friday, July 16, 2010
Quick Thistle Sketch 'En Plein Air'
I drew "En Plein Air" today. Yikes it was hot! I wanted to draw longer, but just couldn't take the heat. This drawing is of a couple of stalks of Thistle in a little patch I have growing near my studio.
Tip: It was done very quickly and almost entirely holding my pencil like a wand.
Posted by Sandy Sandy Art at July 16, 2010
Labels: gesture drawing, pencil sketch, plein air sketching, thistle drawing, WEATHER AND WORKING "en plein air"
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Ooh, I have yet to try plein air. If it's as hot where you're at as it is here in Illinois, I'm not sure how you didn't melt. LOL. Although it was quite chilly at 6:30 this morning when I left for work.ReplyDelete
It was so humid, I felt as if I was melting! Maybe I'll try it again . . . early in the morning next time. :-DReplyDelete