11 Sep

Photo realistic drawing of a chrome sphere with reflections


Photo realistic chrome ball drawing using pencil, charcoal, acrylic, felt-tip pen on gray tone paper. I think it’s okay to try to draw photo realistic drawings provided you are not doing it pixel by pixel and I explain why.

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6 Sep

Drawing itself is an art form – speed drawing helps you to improve


Drawing is totally fun, and if you are stumbling to make good drawings, it maybe that you are not thinking correctly about the whole approach. Here I present speed drawing to get you out of the habit of looking at too much details and expressing yourself more freely, only then will you find your approach and style.

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31 May

Far Distant Industry


Far Distant Industry

Charcoal on Paper

Going by the same theme as the previous drawing, I found this online where I wanted to capture the blacks and the light shades. This time instead of using the white paper for the lighter background, I used a white charcoal. However, I could not capture the radiant light coming from the center which I was hoping to with this drawing. You may have your opinions on this.

 

31 May

Industrial Smog


Industrial Smog

Charcoal on Paper

My nephew ”commissioned” me to do this drawing. It was from the cover of a popular book, where the name escapes me. He said the whole picture gave him a sense of industrialization and the modern world which he liked. Rest, you need to ask him 🙂