It’s all in the ges­ture

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Here I’m us­ing my ‘ges­tu­ral hand’, which means I’m hold­ing my sharp­ened wil­low char­coal stick un­der­handed rather than with the ‘ de­tail hand’, which we use for writ­ing. This en­ables me to draw from the shoul­der rather that the stiff con­fines of the wrist. At his point I’m re­fin­ing the sim­ple shapes and us­ing the broad side of the char­coal for big­ger tones.

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