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Tuesday, 10 March 2009

"Drawing a Blank" new equine graphite study.



"Drawing a Blank"

Mixed media (graphite-charcoal)35x27 cm

295 Euros ($365)C

Sheona Hamilton-Grant. 2009.Copyright



Here is how a young equine playfully reacts to the boredom of winter.

Here is how a graphite artist reacted to the feelings and memories this simple gesture awoke.
Here is "Drawing a Blank".

7 comments:

hbedrosian said...

Fantastic title and wonderful execution!

Laure Ferlita said...

Love the play on words that partner with this great piece of work! You've been busy!

Lene said...

wonderful - I can almost feel how soft and velvety that horsenose is :)

Elizabeth McCrindle said...

A delight...can feel those whiskers on the palm of my hand :)

Jeanette said...

Beautiful! I love that soft nose. Composition is wonderful. Having had horses, I can identify.

Sheona Hamilton Grant said...

Wow what a brilliant response. Thank you so much!
I miss their noses so much there is something so special and memorably soft about them.

April Jarocka said...

Hi Sheona. Love the light in this one - as indeed I do in all your pieces! Great work!