drawings

Drawing is the basis for all the artwork Anna does, and is the medium which is most fundamental in her art practice. She uses a range of materials, graphite, pen and ink, coloured pencils, charcoal, sometimes mixed with other media such as watercolour.

tulip4weborchid_pen2_webbanksiastrelizia_bw_webtulip1_webnewTulip6_finalwebWombat skullseaweed_final_webagapanthus_webbluebottle_scan2weborchid_dancewebbrokenshellswebdried_orchid1webdried_orchid2webbeard_large3bw_webbeard_large2bw_webbeard_large4bw_webblot_final07webblot_final09web

Advertisements

16 thoughts on “drawings

    1. Thank Veronica – I do love finding form within imagery. The pencil tulip drawings are on A3 paper, so 42 cm x 30 cm, as is the wombat skull, the large coloured pencil tulip is on A2, so 42 cm x 60 cm. They are all much enlarged from reality. I did loose sketches from living flowers and photos, then redrew them and developed the more detailed drawings not worrying too much about reality, just enjoying the folds and interesting shapes that emerged. The more ‘accurate’ botanical studies are life-size and the pen and ink orchid (based on a tiny WA native orchid) is 60 x 60 cm.

      Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s