25 mins watersoluble pencil in sketchbook (smooth paper)
Becoming organised is not an easy process for one of an impetuous nature - but the time soon comes when chaos needs to be tidied at least in some areas. Time for a Spring clean - everything has a place and everything in it's place.
Oils on canvas paper 50 min study of Nathan Altman's painting which I saw at the Russian Exhibition in London last year. Still plenty to do on this but it was great practice for me. This one is not strictly in keeping with the premise of this blog - to do sketches and paintings from life -but sometimes it is really worthwhile to study the work of others in this way.
Then in our souls there seems to languish A tender grief that is not woe; And thoughts that once wrung groans of anguish,
Now cause but some mild tears to flow. (Charlotte Bronte)