Category Archives: Drybrush
It is a very interesting subject matter, dogs, with endless variation of appearence and expression. Man’s oldest friend
This guy, Bastian, is a Västgötaspets. Västgötaspets is a very old swedish breed of dogs. The Vikings got help with herding cattle from this guys ancestors. We love him and he loves us right back!
Exploring new techniques again The drybrush technique isn’t part of any school tradition but is the preferred method of portrait drawing/painting among street artist of Moscow. I can see why but it takes a bit of getting used to, several … Continue reading
I felt a bit disappointed after the charchoal trial when the full spectrum of values was not there. After doing some thinking I suddenly remembered Igor Kazarin, http://www.art-portrets.ru/dry_brush_technique.html and his drybrush technique. He is able to produce wonderful portraits with this technique … Continue reading