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selfprotrait Originally uploaded by dibujandoarte

once more, me facing a mirror, this time oil pastels and turpentine to blend at hand… (I should use cleaner colours but i can’t help mixing and using dirty ones, haha). I was too tired when i did it so now i realized my eyes are in a different line but the idea was to also not add too much details. i tried to make it using shapes and not using lines i mean rather pictorial than drawing

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another still life, first i sketched with grey and black oil pastel. on topd i added some colors, then blended with turpentine and continued adding more colors + blackand white or some complementary for the shadows. took me about an hour to make it (35×50 cm approx)

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i’m attending an 8-weeks-summer course at a museum, which has a wonderful Andaluz garden (as a garden in Andalucía – Spain). the teacher makes us see the shapes, the contrasts, the colours, the different greens we see, etc, without making details which is too difficult for me, because I always tend to go till the most tiny detail if I can. working with watercolurs in the last years has helped me in that, though in this case, these two works i did this mornig, i used oil pastels to make some shapes then blurred it with turpentine and a strong brush and kept on adding more oil pastel, tried to blend it in some places and not in others.

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still life


still life
Originally uploaded by dibujandoarte

composition using complementary colours in the shadows – in oil pastels

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drawing class
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one of the drawings i did today…. the paper is about 80x110cm, i’m starting to like drawing in big formats, though for a “real” drawing i would need more time. this one took me about 2 hours and it’s not complete, i’d call it just a big sketch, he.

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like sketches
Originally uploaded by dibujandoarte

during the weekend I took photos of many sketches i had, here are some of them, before i thow them away, i can’t live with soooo many papers around.

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life drawing

life drawing i did this pose with sepia oil pastel

note: these last four drawings were digitalized by camera, so the definition is not optimal as it is like when scanning.

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