Feet n hands. I hate drawing them, but only in full body portraits. They never look quite right and I rarely get them right. Time to put a bit of effort in.
I am working on this project – trying to replicate a Religious establishment where women can go without making vows. It’s quite an interesting project and I’ve been playing with clay and pastel just trying to get a feel for the place.
I’ve been looking at illustrative methods – comic-style images explaining a landscape through recognisable shapes and forms. To describe a city you can simply use a few lines and simple colours. This doesn’t mean that the image is necessarily successful. Let’s have a look:-
This simple image constructs a multi-layered city on a hillside. All buildings layers are coloured differently for depth and windows give it size.