Chalk Drawing Exercise - White on Black
By Helen South, About.com Guide
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Chalk Drawing Exercise - Sketching the Composition
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First we need to place the object on the paper. We aren't really outlining as such - although it looks a bit like an outline - simply giving ourselves a couple of guidelines to build the rest of the drawing. Draw very lightly so that you can easily erase, noting the outline (ok, we'll call it an outline!) of the egg, the shadows and highlights.
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