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S-shaped dual raven heads brooch

Mixed Media / drawing: Reconstructing an object from archaeology.

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Right: reconstruction, left: source photo
Pencil and permanent marker on paper. 2019. Variable measurements

Please note that this is not a copy of the original. Some details have been changed. Related post...

2020.01.18 20:55 in Mixed media

Ballpoint drawings

Mixed Media / drawing: Four sketches made with ballpoint pen...while slightly drunk

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Four ballpoint pen sketches. Ballpoint pen on paper. 2019. (4x) ~A5

Well, I went to "Julefrokost" (a Danish custom) at a close friends apartment. He collects weird stuff, eg stuffed animals. Wonderful models to draw from - I could probably spend a month in his home, drawing, and never draw the same thing twice.

2019.12.23 16:52 in Mixed media

More interwoven animal designs

Mixed Media / drawing (WIP): Reconstructing two more ornaments from archaeology.

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Reconstructions of ornaments from archaological finds, step 1: Outline.
2019. Variable measurements (here ~A5)

These two ornaments are both damaged. I hope to be able to recreate them. However, the photos I have to work from are neither sharp nor detailled enough to identify all details.
(Related post.)

2019.12.23 16:25 in Mixed media

Monochrome

Mixed Media / drawing: Three non-figurative sketches

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Three non-figurative sketches. Pencil, charcoal, paper. 2019. (3x) A3

2019.12.23 16:07 in Mixed media

HuginnMuninnMania

Mixed Media / drawing: Yet another motif from archaeology. Some readers may recognize it

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"Thought and Memory". Outline of archaological find. 2019.

As noted in an earlier post, interlaced patterns with stylized versions of the two ravens were very fashionable/popular from circa 400-1,000CE and some centuries onward. Read on for more examples....

2019.12.08 22:49 in Mixed media