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Flying Duck Life Drawing 065 by Jack7176
Flying Duck Life Drawing 065

Drawn in October 2014. I got fed up with the model and drew the young girl sitting opposite me.

This is a Tuesday evening at the Flying Duck pub in Glasgow where they run life drawing sessions for two hours. For more details visit:

www.ATYN.co.uk (All The Young Nudes).

 There’s normally between 40 and 60 artists – mostly students – and three models. They seem to have one male and two female as a general rule. It’s great to see what other people do and I’ve seen some excellent art skills.

 I’m using a 2mm mechanical pencil (Rotring or Koh-I-Noor) normally a B and a 3B. I use a paper stick and small chamois for shading and I’ve also started trying out a Sepia or Blue wash.

 There’s no better way to spend a Tuesday evening!

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Flying Duck Life Drawing 064 by Jack7176
Flying Duck Life Drawing 064

Drawn in October 2014. Just a 15 minute drawing of a male model looking bored!.

This is a Tuesday evening at the Flying Duck pub in Glasgow where they run life drawing sessions for two hours. For more details visit:

 www.ATYN.co.uk (All The Young Nudes).

 There’s normally between 40 and 60 artists – mostly students – and three models. They seem to have one male and two female as a general rule. It’s great to see what other people do and I’ve seen some excellent art skills.

 I’m using a 2mm mechanical pencil (Rotring or Koh-I-Noor) normally a B and a 3B. I use a paper stick and small chamois for shading and I’ve also started trying out a Sepia or Blue wash.

 There’s no better way to spend a Tuesday evening!

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Flying Duck Life Drawing 063 by Jack7176
Flying Duck Life Drawing 063

Drawn in September 2014. I got fed up with the model and drew the young girl sitting opposite me.

This is a Tuesday evening at the Flying Duck pub in Glasgow where they run life drawing sessions for two hours. For more details visit:

www.ATYN.co.uk (All The Young Nudes).

 There’s normally between 40 and 60 artists – mostly students – and three models. They seem to have one male and two female as a general rule. It’s great to see what other people do and I’ve seen some excellent art skills.

 I’m using a 2mm mechanical pencil (Rotring or Koh-I-Noor) normally a B and a 3B. I use a paper stick and small chamois for shading and I’ve also started trying out a Sepia or Blue wash.

 There’s no better way to spend a Tuesday evening!

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Flying Duck Life Drawing 062 by Jack7176
Flying Duck Life Drawing 062

Drawn in September 2014. I don't know the model's name and I hadn't seen her before (which was good).

This is a Tuesday evening at the Flying Duck pub in Glasgow where they run life drawing sessions for two hours. For more details visit:

 www.ATYN.co.uk (All The Young Nudes).

 There’s normally between 40 and 60 artists – mostly students – and three models. They seem to have one male and two female as a general rule. It’s great to see what other people do and I’ve seen some excellent art skills.

 I’m using a 2mm mechanical pencil (Rotring or Koh-I-Noor) normally a B and a 3B. I use a paper stick and small chamois for shading and I’ve also started trying out a Sepia or Blue wash.

 There’s no better way to spend a Tuesday evening!

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Antonia Krieger by Jack7176
Antonia Krieger
I found this picture on the web and I love good portraits. It's a lady who runs a business and this is her promotional picture though she probably won't thank me for drawing her! It took about five or six hours with a range of pencils from B to 6B and a chamois and paper stump for shading.
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I'm not a journal person but I'll write a few notes here to introduce myself! I'm retired and I live in Scotland. As a teenager I used to draw then it all got forgotten as I got serious about life, got married, had a family, followed a career then eventually realised you should never get serious about life.

I've re-discovered drawing and I love it. I go to weekly life drawing sessions in Glasgow at a pub (yes a pub!). Have a look at atyn.co.uk/ for all the details and I've realised that I should have maintained my drawing habit. My pictures would be so much better now!! Anyway, better late than never!

I prefer drawing people with architecture as a close second. When I say 'people' I mean the female of the species. I hate drawing men! Please don't lecture me on classical statues and the Greeks or Romans. Men just don't cut it.

However, if you have any suggestions about improving my capabilities or subjects I could tackle then let me know!

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Andrew Horner
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Retired soldier. Does life drawing. Loves sketching. Lives in Scotland.
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manuvelez-art Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you very much for adding my Michelangelo's Pietá to your favs! That is a drawing very special to me...
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Jack7176 Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're very welcome. I love it.
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manuvelez-art Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
:happybounce: :happybounce: :happybounce: :happybounce:  thanks again
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inormal Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2014
thanks for the fave, Andrew......and i like your "baroque" drawings....you have a good eye....
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Jack7176 Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks Ron. Kind words. Probably like you I just get some pleasure out of it all. Good luck!
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ab39z Featured By Owner May 28, 2014
Thank you very much for the +fave!
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Jack7176 Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
You're welcome!
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larrybradbyphoto Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2014  Professional Photographer
Thanks for the watch and I hope you enjoyed viewing my galleries
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Iliaytira5006 Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2014  Student General Artist
Thank you very much for the fave! :) :)
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costage Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you for the fave!!!
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