Playing with charcoal

Playing with charcoal - student project

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Playing with charcoal - image 1 - student project

Try to put light landmark dots on the page, lightly erase everything with a paper tissue, measure, compare, and add new landmarks in better locations.

Playing with charcoal - image 2 - student project

While comparing now with the reference, discovered I've forgot to add a couple of details to the main mast. After some thinking, I've clipped the paper back on the drawing board and had another pass at it :-)

Playing with charcoal - image 3 - student project

I've drawn from this reference a couple of times already, maybe I manage to get it right at some point. Photo reference by Francesco Ungaro from Pexels

Playing with charcoal - image 4 - student project