Tag Archives: Swan

Swan sketch in carbon and ink

Just a quick carbon and ink sketch. I liked the viewpoint in this one. I might add an extra ink wash to the background, to tidy it up a bit.

Small swan study in acrylic and ink.

Just thought I’d post this small study I did this afternoon, another swan from the nature reserve.  I did this one in acrylic white paint, adding shadows with diluted ink. I’m thinking about doing a large graphite and carbon drawing of this..

Swan painting in ink and graphite

I started to work on the swan this morning. I got so immersed in it that I just pushed on and completed it, so sorry for the lack of progress photographs! In the end,  I decided to use graphite and ink!  This is the first time I’ve used black ink in a proper drawing, so […]

First proper blog post!

Here it is, the very first sentence in my first proper Blog post! My name is Owen, I draw, I paint, I procrastinate.  That is all the information you are getting for now 😀 You may have noticed that I haven’t filled in my Bio yet, it’s on my to do list.  If I could list […]