Little Flame

charcoal on paper, A3

In this drawing I blackened all the paper with charcoal and erased the bright parts which is a way of drawing I love. In the photo I used as a reference I liked that the light source is part of the picture and that it is central. I think that fire has something magical and I love the fact that all the bright parts and lines in this picture can only be seen because of this little flame. … Continue Reading >Little Flame

Still Life

Still life drawing (charcoal & chalk on toned paper, A3)

Sometimes I´m in the mood to draw a still life, not only because I think it can look beautiful, but also because it is a good exercise to draw realistically. You have to concentrate on composition, shapes and shadows. I drew with charcoal and chalk for the highlights on toned paper, because I really like the look of it and I think the drawing really comes into full effect. … Continue Reading >Still Life