Pencil artist.

  rdave13 21:50 16 Apr 2011


What a gift. Tried to draw a dog for my daughter, the other day, and it turned out to be a bit of a monster.

Wonder if I'm using the wrong type of pencil?

  morddwyd 09:58 17 Apr 2011

I found them a bit "all much the same" but I'm married to an artist who does this sort of thing all the time.

Still, I wish I had one tenth of "Sandra's" talent.

  Quickbeam 10:36 17 Apr 2011

They're good, but seem to have a static photo moment look. Unlike imperfect spontaneous sketches that appear to capture a living element.

Having said that, I can't draw for nuts, so who am I to criticise!

  spuds 11:53 17 Apr 2011

If you have a discount bookstore called The Works in your area, then it might be worth a browse. They have some very cheap books on this type of work, and from a basic line a delightful drawing can appear. You could also check out your local library, that is if you still have one.

One thing that I do know is that I would not be another David Weston of this world ;o)

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 12:54 17 Apr 2011

Wish I could draw.

Wonder if I'm using the wrong type of pencil?

In my case HB stands for Hardly worth Bothering

  wiz-king 14:47 17 Apr 2011

You need this type click here

  muddypaws 19:12 18 Apr 2011

wiz-king So how come your link is the old -click here-??

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