Discovering Silverpoint

My article on drawing with the beautiful and delicate medium of Silverpoint is now available in the Summer 16 issue of Artists & Illustrators magazine. This article discusses the history of and how to approach this Renaissance drawing technique, alongside the preparation of surfaces ready for Silverpoint drawing.

 

Silverpoint Rembrandts hands

 

‘Rembrandt’s Hands’ – a detail from The Jewish Bride, Silverpoint on sanguine prepared Arches paper (2016)

 

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