The last poses of the session are 30 minutes each. It gives the artist a chance to develop the drawing (or painting) more completely than the shorter poses.
Here I started with a piece of Wallis paper that I had previously experimented on with washes of watercolor, pastel with Turpenoid, and just water. I decided to just focus on the model's head and hand in this drawing.
I have been away from Hipbone for a long time and it felt great to be back. The human form is endlessly fascinating to me.
Moses, 14 x 14, pastel on Wallis paper