i spent a glorious morning in the park gathering things into my collection plate to sketch. this wasn't the plan, but suddenly i was seeing interesting forms covering the ground. my favorite, that fat mushroom. the rosehips and rose of course were on the way to the ground, but not actually on it. i lent a hand. because i'm like that - always trying to be helpful.
once home i spread everything out and my eye went straight to the shadows cast by these orange jewels.
a good light source is necessary to get that crisp shadow.
that's all she wrote! back tomorrow with another installment.