My bedroom pretty much looks like an art studio. We have paints, colours, several different kinds of papers, random pieces of cloth and ribbons, an easel and whatnot, lying around in the room. For an assignment my sis was working on a brown card sheet/ card paper/ kraft paper, it goes by different names. Here…… Continue reading A Successful Creative Experiment – Charcoal & Pastel
There’s something about charcoal… its dust settles into your own darkness which is therapeutic for some odd reason. Drawing, smudging, layering, erasing the blackness pulls you into another world of gloom and tranquility. I realized why I am obsessed with charcoal, it lets you play with darkness. And darkness is undeniable. It exists in your…… Continue reading Something about charcoal.
Here’s another one transferred successfully to the sketchbook. I took the outline of dervish from google the rest just happened. Well. I drew and posted my first drawing on 4th august 2017..(here’s the link https://stoneronarollercoaster.wordpress.com/2017/08/04/1st-charcoal-drawing/ ) I look at my first charcoal drawing and I look at this. It’s not some complex masterpiece but it’s…… Continue reading Dervish – Charcoal Drawing
So, the woman has been successfully transferred to the sketchbook. With a few changes of course. I wrote about the background of this drawing in my last blog..https://stoneronarollercoaster.wordpress.com/2017/09/10/unburdening-brick-by-brick/ All I will say is I didn’t know what I wanted but somehow she managed to find her way from some foggy mysterious place, traveled to the…… Continue reading Woman – Charcoal Drawing
How important perfection actually is??? The simple answer: if you are getting paid for it…IT IS IMPORTANT!!!……if you are not just listen to your heart. Rest of the post is going to be elaboration of the answer above and my mind hovering over whatever just happened. Well.. This morning I was writing about artwork. I…… Continue reading Unburdening… brick by brick.
So here’s another example of my boredom induced artistic escapades. I tried to get more comfortable with charcoal here. I am gradually learning to be more confident when it comes to drawing with charcoal as it’s crazy medium I swear. Working with charcoal is like taming a wild eagle with inFinite flight range…it flies everywhere…… Continue reading Baby Owl Judges You All! – Graphite & Charcoal Drawing
Phew!!! Done with another attempt to turn my entire room black and gray…and my clothes and face too… Well. I love horses so i was looking for guidance when i came across a detailed tutorial on youtube. With the help of that and a few pictures from internet for detailing and shading (i wanted to…… Continue reading The Horse – Graphite & Charcoal Drawing