Monthly Archives: January 2013

Drawing in the Media – David Gentleman in the National Trust Magazine

“You can put everything into a design, or you can try to leave out everything but the absolute essentials. In the words of Mies van der Rohe, ‘less is more’.” David Gentleman interviewed by Caroline Wheater for the National Trust … Continue reading

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Drawing in the Media — AA Gill’s “All Will Be Revealed” in The Sunday Times

“I had forgotten what an intense pleasure just practising life drawing is, the feeling of the charcoal on the paper, the dance of the physical and the mental, the moment when it flows…” AA Gill in The Sunday Times Magazine … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Mother and Child by Marie Blake SGFA

Mother and Child by Marie Blake SGFA was featured in DRAW 12, the Society’s Annual Open Exhibition, as the prize for the Artists’ General Benevolent Institution (AGBI) fund raising raffle. We thought Marie’s celebration of life was a fitting way … Continue reading

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The Sketchbook Series – A Head Full of Images by Harriet Brigdale SGFA

“When I sketch, I just draw.” “My head is full of images. I draw things I see, but most of all I draw memories of trees, buildings and other things. But a lot of the time I draw images that … Continue reading

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