October 17th, 2011

Skagos

A Change Was Coming : Pauline Baynes style black and white

On the left, draft 1 of a pencil and ink drawing attempting the style of Pauline Baynes. I'm saddened to read in this obituary that she felt her style had become old fashioned and was no longer wanted, and I kind of wish I'd written to her before she died to tell her how great I thought her work was: always a cheering thing to hear, right?  She only died three years ago, I hadn't realised she was still alive...

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