I draw digitally, using a wacom tablet and Painter software. My computer screen is large enough that I can reference a photo, putting it beside the canvas that I am drawing on.
I like to start with a neutral color canvas, so that I can draw in darks and lights.
Here are screen shots while a drawing progressed on September 30, 2014.
Today, I drew from a photo that I took of my husband, filleting a fish for our dinner.
I start with a very loose sketch.
I then zoom in so that I can see what I’m drawing.
Filleting a striped bass for dinner.
To see screen shots of this sketch in progress, please click here.
Casualty of the east wind and tide.
The last tomatoes from my husband’s garden.
Very quick sketch tonight of the last remaining flowers from the earlier arrangement.
The spider that lives in our bathroom.
Went walking up in Chilmark this evening with my dad and sister (and dogs). Millie befriended the sheep at the Silva Farm.
Here is my sketch from the night of the 8th.
On the 9th, I wanted to go in and work on the fence in the foreground.
My absolute favorite pan. I use this cast iron skillet every day.
Tuukka is now 16 months old and still has opinions about walking on the leash.