Progress Shot 11
Now, just to make things a little more complicated, of course, this body also has a head and a face. So, apart from drawing a body, there’s also a drawing of a portrait to be done. However, the same principles apply, so that’s something. I think I have made enough value establishing to start on the face.
I have also decided to drop the indication of the enclosing space. Once removed, I can see I made the right choice. This way the redness of the chalk and the coldness of the blue make a very nice contrast. I am not missing the space around her.
Silverpoint and Red Chalk on prepared Canson Mi–Teintes paper, 38 x 55cm