Matthew Conroy's blog

charcoal figure, long pose

Mon, 2013-08-05 12:05

Long pose figure drawing, in charcoal, 8/2/2013.

I'm not happy about the lower torso. There is not enough conveyance of form there.

charcoal figure, 8/2/2013

yet more short pose figure drawing

Wed, 2013-07-31 18:38

Short pose figure drawing, in charcoal.

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charcoal figure, 7/31/13

charcoal figure, 7/31/13

gravity 09

Wed, 2013-07-31 11:12

Another gravity image.

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gravity 09

more figure drawing

Mon, 2013-07-22 21:42

More figure drawing, in charcoal. Click to embiggen.

Long pose:
charcoal figure drawing 7/19/13

Short pose:
charcoal figure drawing 7/17/13

contact mic fun

Mon, 2013-07-22 17:08

I made a contact mic recently, and have been playing around with it.

Here is a dangling slinky:

Here is a 2 by 3 foot sheets of steel:

charcoal long pose

Fri, 2013-07-12 22:48

Another 3 hour pose.

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charcoal figure 7/12/2013

yet another slitscan self portrait

Mon, 2013-07-08 22:50

Another slitscan self portrait from the same video/image stack as the one below, using some simple Processing code I wrote.

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slitscan self portrait

another slit scan self portrait

Sun, 2013-07-07 23:55

Messing about a bit more with some slit scanning software I wrote in Processing.

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slitscan self portrait

more figure drawing

Sun, 2013-07-07 15:10

More life drawings in charcoal. Work work work.

short pose:
charcoal figure 7/3/2013

long pose:
charcoal figure 6/28/2013

long pose:
charcoal figure 7/5/2013

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drawing figures again!

Wed, 2013-06-26 18:44

Summer's here, so I plan to spend at least several hours a week in open studio, drawing figures. Here are two drawings from my first session in months.

As always, click to embiggen on Flickr.

20 minutes:

figure in charcoal

20 minutes:

figure in charcoal

Here's a portrait from last fall:
portrait in charcoal