Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Walk One Hundred and Eighty-Nine – Two benches and a tree

benchesandtree
A quickie as I did the nursery lunchtime run across the woodland park. Do you think adding info at the bottom like this is a good idea?

125 x 175mm ink pen on cartridge

9 Comments:

Blogger Tami said...

Are you talking about the line leading in? If so, I like it, gives a sense of depth and distance to the picture with out mucking up what your subject is. Works for me in this one, anyway.

8:15 pm  
Blogger Julie Oakley said...

No Tami, I meant the info about the size of the drawing and media used, below the post text. Some people do it as a matter of course.

8:46 pm  
Blogger Penny said...

I think it seems to help some people, sometimes I look at it other times I dont. I guess its nice to know what size it is and what it was done with. I really like the simplicity of line in this one.

9:50 pm  
Blogger Karen at Pen in Hand said...

I vote for adding the info. I think it really helps other artists. (And I should do it more myself, since sometimes people have questions.) I love the simple elegance of this sketch, and many of your quickie sketches.

2:16 am  
Blogger Tami said...

Oh, Sorry, misunderstood the question. As a matter of fact, I missed the info too, so obviously, I am not reading it much...

8:13 am  
Blogger Alison said...

so simple but informative - delightful

11:34 am  
Blogger Jana Bouc said...

Yes! I love reading the snippets about your life and your process and what you think about what you draw.

8:38 am  
Anonymous Nina (Pinky) said...

I absolutely love your pen drawings. I love how minimal they are and how loose they are. I am a graphic artist so I tend to be very tight and am recently learning how to loosen up. Great job!

-Nina From EDM

3:21 am  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Julie
This is a wonderful blog. Your discipline is inspiring and your drawings/paintings are superb. Thank you for sharing them with us.
Roger
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12:15 pm  

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