I like the contrast between the upper and lower halves of the figure. The older, serious face seems incongruous with the posture assumed by the legs, a youthful stance.
At first glance, the subject appears to be at rest. However, his fingers are drumming on the table.
This man, seated at a table in a cafe, seems to be very relaxed, and absorbed in his book.
I captured the relaxed and pensive mood in this expressionistic drawing.
I remedied the enormous forearm problem in today’s portrait. The most important feature in the sketch below is the delicate positioning of the young lady’s hand. Therefore, the forearm-to-upperarm ration is consequential. I’m having second thoughts about the title of this sketch. The subject’s pose does not suggest that she is leaning very hard on […]
I drew these faces as part of a series of sketches of this woman who was sitting across the way from me. She was studying.