I thought it was about time I posted about this course of study to which I've recently committed myself.
We have started with drawing - charcoal and pencil, with the odd day of ink. Tonal drawings - a classical start to a art degree. I'm loving every minute. But I've never produced so many drawings in one five-week period, in my whole life!
Amongst them the old exercise, a sphere showing at least 5 tones:
And I did a basket of eggs, courtesy of my darling chooks: