Tag Archives: Charcoal

Chhitkul, Kinnaur

3 Jun

Sketches and photographs from a trip to Kinnaur in Himachal Pradesh with a friend, in the summer of 2010. Chhitkul was one of the little villages we stayed in; a wonderful, wonderful place!

Drapery

3 May

Charcoal on paper, 24 x 18 cm approx

Lately I’ve been trying to draw with my students when I set them a task in the art class at school. It doesn’t always happen, with someone coming to ask me for something every few minutes, but I’m glad I can do a little bit — it keeps me in touch (layout design projects and other things have been keeping me busy for a while, so I don’t end up drawing as much as I would like), and in touch with the student’s experience of drawing.

Sketches From a Month of Travel

4 Jul

These are from a month of travelling I did this March – from Ahmedabad to Varanasi, Shantiniketan and Kolkata, and back.

Reading Standing Up at the Station

18 Feb

AhmRlyStn-Man-Reading

Charcoal, 29 x 14 cm approx.

Dog Sketches, Pre-2008

9 Feb

Auroville, August 2007

9 Feb

Sketches done at Solitude, a small organic farming community in Auroville, Tamil Nadu, in 2007. One of the cows at the farm gave birth and we got to see a tottering, glistening wet calf just make its way into the world!