Shelagh Armstrong’s Sketch Work on

By February 25, 2015ArtistPortfolios

Shelagh Armstrong is remarkably versatile. One of Shelagh’s styles that stands out is her sketch work. A few words come to mind when I see it: dynamic, invigorating, intelligent.

Sketch work relies upon the artist to convey, in as little detail as necessary, the subject. When that subject is moving, the challenge inherent in sketching increases dramatically. What Shelagh can do with a few lines and some shading is capture the movement, the key details, the expressions even. And the skill with which she can do this is amazing.

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