Life Drawing and Painting Studio Online

Assignment: The Birth of Venus

Our starting point this week is the legendary tale of the birth of Venus – a popular subject for artists since antiquity.

Here’s a selection of artwork and prepatory studies made by some artists taking part in the session.

Look out for another gallery of work coming soon…

Diana Boydell – Venus Rising
Acrylic on paper
Jane G – Watery Abandon
Watercolour and ink on paper
Jane G – Foetal Droplet
Graphite on paper
Amanda Holloway – Venus Appears To Venus
Graphite, ink and watercolour on paper
Pauline – Venus I
Graphite on paper
Pauline – Venus II
Graphite on paper
Pauline – Venus III
Graphite on paper
Wendy – Birth of Venus 2021 (I)
Assemblage:  paper photocopies with plastic waste
Wendy – Birth of Venus 2021 (II)
Assemblage: 3D collage photocopy with various items of rubbish
Wendy Freeman – Mermaid
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