Roger Burnett Art Blog
This week I have had to keep reminding myself to practice what I preach. It is easy to say forget about defining detail but difficult to loosen up, especially when there is the temptation to flatter the face and figure of a new model.
Fortunately, my models soon enter into the lyrical scheme of things and, more often than not, loosen up before I do.
Here are a sketch that came about towards the end of a first session, when freedom and a lyrical synergy between artist and model makes finish obsolete.