"I use the figure in most of my art because it can communicate an infinite variety of ideas and emotions. I especially love the nude figure, as it is universal and timeless."

This drawing with charcoal on newsprint started with a live fifteen minute pose of the model. The goal of the short pose is to capture the energy of the figure. Then using memory and imagination I brought refinement to the final drawing. 

Matt Tadalan Campos, the incredibly talented jewelry and drum maker / Shaman, was the model.


December 06, 2022 by Greg Spalenka

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