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Valadon – Artist

ART BLOG – MEET THE ARTIST Suzanne Valadon • Biography “The Mistress of Montmartre and Mother of Maurice Utrillo”   The Art Blog reveals Suzanne Valadon. “I’m remembering the first art print that I purchased. Painted by Maurice Utrillo, It hangs in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. And now I’ve discovered Suzanne Valadon Muse, model, […]

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Drawing from the Model – 60 Minutes

Weekly Life Figure Drawing Series Meet Model PB Sketching Process – 60 minutes Pose I start with a 15 minute block-in quick sketch. Art Materials Used The Paper: White charcoal paper. When doing traditional drawing I use Canson Ingres paper with a laid finish. ( I was trained in the old masters style and that was their paper […]

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Drawing From the Model -Quick Sketches

Weekly Life Figure Drawing Series Meet Model S Quick Sketching – Short Poses I have chosen Pose #6 for todays drawings. They are all short poses, from 1 to 10 minutes. Quick sketching is the warm up process. Usually done on newsprint paper, the model does a series of one minute poses for a 20 […]

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Drawing from the Model – Session 1

      Have you ever attended a Life Drawing Workshop? Drawing from the model is a weekly ritual for most figure and portrait artist.  I invite you to be part of this journey. Come into my studio, meet the model and look over my shoulder.  A new model or new pose each week, and a look into […]

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