Meanwhile, I have been active in the studio, both with Ruth and Anita.
Several weeks ago now Ruth brought by the banjo she made, pretty much from found items and using simple tools. It's pretty impressive, and I guess I was too busy listening to her play to draw properly. But I would love to do a better one of these, there's something about musicians....
Then we moved into gesture poses
This following one I particularly like, and I think it indicates the drection I would like to go with more finished work.
My apologies to Ruth for this one, we must have been talking about John Dos Passos and Reginald Marsh at the time:
This one is another favourite:
As for this one, I love doing these odd sort of perspectives...