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-- 04 May, 2007 --

EDM Challenge 117


EDM Challenge 117
Originally uploaded by ** Robyn **.

Before going into the Decoding the Renaissance lecture at the AGNSW this week, I had a bit of time to spare. I went into the Eastern Art gallery because it is softly lit and very quiet and the exhibits are calming.

The procelain pieces are beautiful. They are not necessarily very old but I admire the skill that it takes to achieve such perfection of form. My special favourite are the lovely green Celadonware. We have seen lots of it on our visits to Thailand and I have a coffee set on a procelain platter. It was a gift from our friend, Peo, in Chiangmai.

I saw 3 or 4 of these stem cups in the gallery and thought that a sketch of one of them would suit the EDM Challenge for something round. The potters are very good at making things round. I'm not.

BTW - the stippling in this image is a result of the scanner sulking over the Progresso graphite shading, not the drawing process but I have left it because it looks kind of nice.

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Posted by robynls at May 4, 2007 12:17 PM

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Posted by: Robyn Smith at May 5, 2007 11:28 AM

Robyn - I was just going to comment on your stylish stippling and how it makes the image so interesting.

Posted by: Hrt2art at May 10, 2007 4:44 AM

I love your drawing. How are things going with you??

Posted by: Sioux at May 17, 2007 3:26 PM

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