Category 06 Drawing animals

Ex 14 Fish on a wonky plate

For this exercise you will need to buy a fish– there are plenty of fish that are delightful to draw.  Find a decorative plate to put the fish on and set the plate carefully in a fairly neutral context. For this exercise I chose a silver sea bream and placed it on a very decorative […]

Ex 13 Grabbing the chance

Select your model.  Easier said than done.  Leave your sketchbook and tools in a handy place and grab them when your animal is settled in a good pose.  Be spontaneous and take opportunities to draw as they arise. This exercise is completely out of my comfort zone.  I have never drawn animals before and I […]