Glass Vase, 16 August 2013

Sketch of a glass vase

The glass vase depicted here was a recent present from my Great Uncle Fred. In it are some gladioli that I sketched in an earlier post (Gladioli, 9 August 2013). I started off this sketch in gouache with the intention of possibly heightening some areas with chalk pastels. In the end a lot more pastel was applied than originally intended, particularly in the vase. The sketch was made on Cotman watercolour paper and is around 16″ x 12″ in size.

Sketching a glass vase

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