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Week starting 18th January – Shading part 2

Optical Illusions – Tonal Contrast and the ‘Checker Shadow’ illusion. Last week we discussed whether we really needed to know any of the ‘rules’ of drawing, or whether we could achieve results by just ‘drawing what we see’. I would argue that the ‘rules’ of drawing are there to aid us, but we should not …

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Wayne’s Beard

Donate via Local Giving VOTE FOR 1 OF 4 VICTORIAN STYLES The “Dundrearie”, or “Piccadilly weeper”. Full side whiskers only. Early Victorian. The “Burnside”. Moustache and “Mutton Chop” Sideburns. The classic Victorian style (pre full-on beards) The “Doorknocker”. As made famous by Charles Dickens. Moustache and fanned-out chin beard. The “Lincoln”. Chin and sides (neat) …

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