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Saturday, January 24, 2015

Odd Characters, Hotel people, Ann Hyde

Our recent trip to Birdlip in Gloucestershire was a short visit, but still really good. We went out a lot and I sketched quite a bit.  Here's one I did of what I'd consider Odd Characters.  A group of people in the bar/restaurant area of the hotel waiting to order their meals.



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5 comments:

  1. Lovely atmospheric painting of some odd characters.Such charm those old buildings have.Makes me long for ye merry olde England! Happy PPF

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    1. Thanks Emma, the buildings around the Cotswolds really are like the 'ye merry olde England' - a very apt reference :-)

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  2. I especially like seeing you doing this sort/my sort of drawing Ann! Very well done, I like the lighter penciled background, making the colored parts pop in the foreground!

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    1. Thanks Lynn, glad you like the technique. I'm nowhere near as happy drawing people as you are, so for me to have sat there and done this was quite something :-)

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  3. Ann, well done! Sketching in bars is fun, and the characters/models usually stay put for a while.

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