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No-pressure teacup sketching – Liz Metal : Liz Metal


In Monday’s article I shared my current on a regular basis pages they usually contained various teacups. However the reality is that I’ve performed many extra teacup sketches previously few weeks!

I made a decision final month, once I began doubling down on my Teacup Course prep, that I’d do some no-pressure free teacup sketches. The targets have been to file the cups that I used to be ingesting from, discover additional among the ideas and methods that I’m together with within the course, and simply have enjoyable.

The above photograph reveals the primary of my Teacup Combo pages and it contains my mantra for this private mini undertaking “This week… sketch each cup and don’t fear about it being an excellent sketch”. And so you possibly can see that there are some enjoyable experiments on this sketchbook unfold – utilizing Daniel Smith Wisteria, markers, Neocolors and watersoluble ink. I beloved doing this unfold a lot that I continued the undertaking past the primary week.

Actually, on the time of this text, I’ve accomplished 17 of those Teacup Combo double-page spreads previously 6 weeks!

Listed below are a number of of them:


BTW There are a number of new cups contained in these pages – together with some ‘new’ classic cups!

And eventually, listed here are another remoted teacup sketches that have been additionally performed with this ‘no-pressure’ and ’embrace-the-wonkiness’ method.

Doing a fast sketch of my model new LyndalT teacups. It was late within the day and I used to be drained. so I simply did a free sketch with a few watery watercolours washes and some fude traces excessive.

As for the cups… I needed a basic plain cup to make use of for the course – the Lavender one is ideal for this and it additionally matches my Zanzibar teapot. I additionally love the Navy Stripe and Leopard patterns and LyndalT’s XL dimension teacups are fantastic.

Most days my desk appears to be like like this within the night… plenty of teacups and saucers all over the place. One other very free sketch this time beginning with some Neocolour II marks.

And the final sketch for this text is that this one which I did whereas on a Zoom name with Suhita. I wasn’t actually concentrating on what I used to be doing and was actually blissful once I checked out my web page on the finish of the decision.

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