All posts filed under: 2D artwork

Drawing as a record of time

As an exercise, all #studies of Patrick for this session are layered on top of each other on a single sheet. They are drawn in compressed charcoal, chalk and sepia on A1 paper prepped with a green acrylic wash. Poses ranged between 5 and 45 […]

4 figure exercise

Three attempts at an online life drawing exercise – each drawing using the same model with about 15 minutes in each of the 4 poses on the page.

Developing Drawing & Painting Skills – Summer term 2021

Jess believes that as well as learning, the most important thing is your enjoyment of the experience. These classes are open to any level for students to develop their individual practice in drawing and water-based painting media. Composition and colour will be explored either through […]

Summer workshops for kids

  I will be helping to teach these 3 x  2-day summer children’s workshops for Kids Do Art at the Akiva School in Finchley Central at the beginning of August (details below). To book places or find out more please contact Trudie Stephenson: M: 07977414319   […]

NEW: Portrait Painting and Drawing Autumn term classes

Portrait painting and drawing class from the model. These classes teach the fundamentals of portrait painting from life by giving guidance on proportion and anatomy as well as affording artists the chance to develop their style and ability to capture the subject. Beginners, intermediate and […]

Drawing & Painting Autumn term classes

These classes are open to any level for students to develop their individual practice in drawing and water-based painting media. Composition and colour will be explored either through representational or abstract approaches. Various imaginative, observational and project-based subjects can be studied as themes. Jess treats […]

Quick portrait sketch

Another 1/2 hour #portrait study of Tanja Great online live art session from @TheJollySktcher #thejollysketcher #thejollysketcheronline #art #artist #artonpaper #worksonpaper #sketch #figurative #figurativeart #representationalart #jessmillerart #contemporaryart #contemporarydrawing #stayhomeanddraw

Portrait sketch of Karen

2 hour portrait sketch of Karen #thejollysketcher #thejollysketcheronline #art #artist #artonpaper #portrait #worksonpaper #sketch #figurative #figurativeart #representationalart #jessmillerart #contemporaryart #contemporarydrawing #stayhomeanddraw

Online portrait drawing of Tanja

20 minute portrait of Tanja Thank you @TheJollySktcher for another fabulous online drawing session. I really recommend the new online portrait & figure classes – at £4 per session most of us can afford it #thejollysketcher #thejollysketcheronline #art #artinlondon #artist #artonpaper #worksonpaper #sketch #figurative #figurativeart […]

Sketch of my hand

Thank you @londondrawing, @susannahpalartists & @fruitinessa for another great mindful still-life online drawing session Again -I highly recommend their online classes – for 8+ years and all artistic abilities. In today’s lunchtime class there were a few families participating. (there no charge for their classes […]

Online clothed figure drawing of Tanja

Thank you @TheJollySktcher for another fabulous online drawing session. #thejollysketcher #thejollysketcheronline #art #artinlondon #artist #artonpaper #worksonpaper #sketch #figurative #figurativeart #portrait #representationalart #jessmillerart #contemporaryart #contemporarydrawing

Self portrait drawing session

  Thank you @londondrawing, @susannahpalartists & @JOSIEDEIGHTON for a great self portrait drawing session organised by London Drawing Again -I highly recommend their online classes – for 8+ years and all artistic abilities. (there no charge for their classes but you pay what you can afford) […]

Mindfulness still life class

Thank you @londondrawing, @susannahpalartists & @fruitinessa for a brilliant mindful still-life online drawing session organised by London Drawing Again -I highly recommend their online classes – for 8+ years and all artistic abilities. In today’s lunchtime class there were a few families participating. (there no charge […]

Tactile drawing class

Okay – never done this kind of thing before so please be kind 😊 Tactile drawing exploring the inside of my mouth with my tongue Soft Cosy Damp Dark Surrounded by a wall of bone soldiers protecting a vulnerable landscape Thank you @londondrawing, @susannahpalartists & […]