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Drawing: A Simple Profile

A Simple Profile by M-J Kelley 2013 A simple figurative profile drawing made with smooth newsprint and charcoal – two of my most favourite materials to work with.

Figure Drawing with Charcoal and Pastel

Figure drawing was the basis of my art training and continues today as a way of keeping my skills sharp. It also happens to be my most favourite thing to do. Both images are of the same model – Emily. I always bring with me a few sheets of smooth newsprint and a...
Figurative work

Figurative work

“Turn” is a good example of how I was able to retain technical proficiency while adding the quality of emotion.

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