Draw the figure of the gondolier, allowing the lines to wander a little to capture the dynamism of the pose. Pay careful attention to the weight distribution in the body -remember that the gondolier is pushing against the pole.

Map out the horizon and the distant buildings, still working with the fine pen; lift the pressure on the pen to create wispy lines that imply distance. Begin to add shading to the interior of the boat, initially using evenly spaced parallel lines.

40 | landscape

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Freehand Sketching An Introduction

Freehand Sketching An Introduction

Learn to sketch by working through these quick, simple lessons. This Learn to Sketch course will help you learn to draw what you see and develop your skills.

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment