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Friday, April 21, 2006
Every now and again I give in to the urge to draw something very precise in graphite. I found these Hon-shimeji mushrooms at the supermarket earlier this week and they've proved to be a fascinating subject to draw - even though they began to dry out overnight and needed to relax in a bowl of water before we settled down for the second sitting............
This is mechanical pencil on a sheet of Arches HP watercolour paper 9 x 12 inches.
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