Last night the Hiebert girls did a 50 minute study of a simple chair; I love how an ordinary everyday object can become a beautiful drawing with a bit of care and detail.
A chair can be a difficult object to draw because of all the different angles etc. I had the girls focus on the negative shapes and measurements to help them with accuracy. This is how their drawings turned out:
I live in Southern Ontario on a farm with my husband, Dennis, and our two daughters. Painting out of my studio on our farm allows me to stay close to my family and to be surrounded by the natural landscape that continues to influence my work.