Homer, Sargent, Constable

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After Homer and Sargent

Sketches from another wonderful trip to the RISD Museum department of Prints Drawings and Photos. Much of the work they pulled for our sketch class was under 8″x10″-so exciting to see the hand of the artist in this intimate way, as peering right over their shoulder.

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Lantern

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A page from my sketchbook made while talking through several different ideas with a student (shades of green, light vs. darker value background, possible light source, how to deal with decorative strands of lights, and maintaining the white of the page) .