Latest charcoal studies.

I’ve really enjoyed studying and learning this medium. I don’t get much time in the studio to paint, so I draw to keep in “tune”. These two were done over a few different trips into the studio. Again, using reference photos from

Back again!

Finally back into the studio for some studying. First since May. Charcoal on toned paper. Love this stuff. #studiowork #charcoal #drawing #portrait #donbattles #passionforart

Quick Portrait Study Sketch РNew Painting 

Some planning for my next painting. Study from a photo ref by Amor-Fati-Stock on 

I am enjoying the heck out of sketching and while it’s beneficial, I can’t wait to have the time to devote to the brush. I surely miss it.

In them meantime, I will try to keep this blog from getting stale.

Again, thanks for stopping by and giving my studio ramblings a look.

Drawing again

So, for those of you that think I’ve been a slacker….you’re right. I haven’t really been doing much of anything in the studio for months.  I have recently begun to prep myself for the winter painting months ahead and started to do some drawing…