See-through city

Three attempts to capture the animation of Bath city centre, drawing people as they pass by, near or far, focussing mainly on the faces and posture and not worrying about overlaps. I was sat down, so some of the closer figures loom over the others. I drew the outlines of buildings, signs and pavements first to give me a loose structure to place the pedestrians in, and then just settled into people watching and bamboo dip-penning!

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About Ed Mostly

Enthusiastic daily sketcher based in Bath Uk
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3 Responses to See-through city

  1. miatagrrl says:

    These are quite evocative of the way crowds are seen… constantly overlapping and passing around each other. You and that bamboo pen are getting very lively linework!

    – Tina

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