18 Pencil Drawings Of Nature That Will Make You Want To Be An Artist
A sketch is a complex hand drawing that might not take a lot of time, but it can show very
This month's featuring artist is Sharon Tingey. She recently got her diploma with distinction in Botanical Illustration at the Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh. Spring Flowers - watercolour on paper 1) First of all tell us a little about your background... where you grew up, where you live now, any jobs beside botanical art, family... stuff like that... I grew up in rural Lincolnshire, where I spent much of my childhood up to my eyes in mud. I've lived in several places, including Coventry in…
Kiss my Pinecone by dreamie on DeviantArt
Pinecone has long been a symbol of immortality and the Devine Pinecones have served as a symbolic representation of human enlightenment or the third Eye 'Seat of the soul' 'the epicenter of enlightenment & is a sacred symbol in many cultures. - Kiss my Pinecone by dreamie.deviantart.com on @DeviantArt
Continuing from the last blog post I'm still working with graphite, this time for the Nature Sketchbook Exchange Project. It seems appropriate to do a bit more than just drawing a picture because it's a sketchbook project, so over the last couple of days I've been experimenting with a few different pencils brands. Sketchbook pages, experimenting with different brands of pencil There are a number of pencil to choose from, all of which are suitable for botanical work, I tend to stick with the…
Ann Swan at DBG' Botanical Illustration Retreat at Gateway Canyons Resort!
Seed Pods and Autumn Leaves in Colored Pencil and Graphite with Ann Swan Mon. Nov. 8, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Tues., Wed., Thur., Nov. 9, 10, 11,...