I began the Jon Snow drawing with a structural method straight out of Russia.
Fundamentals of Drawing by V. A. Mogilevtsev is the book and the process taught in it works well with my motive for Jon Snow.
I want this portrait to be very structural, almost like Jon is carved out of stone.
My First Oil Painting in Months
Even though my sleep wasn’t the greatest last night I woke up with a ton of energy and was able to begin a new oil painting. My first oil painting in months.see the post
Feeling Motivated Again
I’m feeling motivated again so I started up the daily work with Nicolaides, the daily composition and the daily sketches again.see the post
Fashion Magazine Hair
The list of fixes I created yesterday was super helpful in bringing this drawing around. Although, at this point he has a fashion magazine hair style going.see the post
The Unforgiving Eye of the Camera
The camera and its subsequent digital imagery is ruthless in showing me everything I’ve done wrong.see the post
Smoothing the Surface
Again I’m working slowly on this portrait but I ended up smoothing out the surface of Jon Snow’s face too much.see the post
Taking My Time Drawing
I’m taking my time with this drawing now, working each section of Jon Snow’s head to pull or push the form as much as I can.see the post
Recharge My Energy and Motivation
I’m beginning to feel the need to take a few days of minimum time on art, relax and recharge my energy and motivation.see the post
Jon Snow Drawing
I started the Jon Snow drawing today and this time I began with a structural method straight out of Russia.see the post
- Work: 1742
- Size: 12" x 18"
- Medium: Graphite and Charcoal on Paper
- Sessions: 8
- Start date: 10/04/2020
- End date: 10/11/2020