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By Jamie Cooper, Jan 11 2018 10:43PM

Beth must be the most drawn model in the whole of Norwich. She has been modelling for years with her retro, flapper style. Tonight I did a few pen sketches and a coupe of pen and watercolours.



Pen & watercolour -  2nd sitting pose
Pen & watercolour - 2nd sitting pose


1st sitting pose - pen & watercolour
1st sitting pose - pen & watercolour


10 minte A3 pen sketch
10 minte A3 pen sketch


By Jamie Cooper, Mar 20 2015 02:38PM

Last night was a life drawing session in Norwich again. I was annoyed that I had taken my paints but forgotten to bring my A3 watercolour sketch pad. However, on the drawing side of things I was particularly pleased with my 1 minute quick sketches as I feel that I was feeling it!



One minute poses
One minute poses
Five minute pose
Five minute pose


Ten minute study
Ten minute study


25 minute study of Beth
25 minute study of Beth


40 minute study (started twice)
40 minute study (started twice)

I was also pleased with being able to capture some of the subtleties of the back view. Though with this pose I had started again ahlf way through as my other attempt was slightly low on the page. In all, another good life drawing session in Norwich.

By Jamie Cooper, Mar 13 2015 11:49PM

On Thursday evening I had another life drawing session in Norwich. Again, the model was Ashley. The first few warm-up sketches were ok, and the second 15 minute and 20 minute poses are below. Normally I feel that I improve as the evening goes on. However, this evening things went in reverse and I had a bit of a problem after break with the 40 minute session. I had to restart a number of times and ended up with just a passable sketch. It wasn't the foreshortened angle which got me. I think that I was just tired as I had been out on the streets of Norwich during the day sketching buildings.



15 minute pose - A2 pencil
15 minute pose - A2 pencil



20 minute pose - A2 pencil
20 minute pose - A2 pencil


L40 minute pose - ended up sketching quickly on A3 paper, 5th attempt
L40 minute pose - ended up sketching quickly on A3 paper, 5th attempt

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