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Today is a smooth white seashell, hold it close and listen to the beauty of the hours. – unknown
Shells are interesting and complex models. Their surface is smooth and shiny in places: this helps us to observe, on the same object, the various ways in which light is reflected as it falls on both rough and smooth surfaces.

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Pencil, pen and ink on Derwent Sketching Paper.
From my collection: ART: Sketches


seashell, today, beauty, hours, pencil sketch, sea, shell, elizabeth kendall

We are each gifted in a unique and important way. It is our privilege and our adventure to discover our own special light.

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  • Marsha Elliott
    Marsha Elliottover 2 years ago

    Great sketch, Elizabeth. You’ve given it nice form with your use of light & shadow.

  • Thanks Marsha, much appreciated! ;-)

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • supernan
    supernanover 2 years ago

    Very detailed sketch, nicely done x

  • Thank you very much Nan! ;-)

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Pieta Pieterse
    Pieta Pieterseover 2 years ago

    Mooi Kleinmond skulpie!

  • Einste! Dankie Pieta. ;-)

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • © Karin  Taylor
    © Karin Taylorover 2 years ago

    great work Elizabeth :)

  • Many thanks for the fav Karin and your fine compliment! Appreciate!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Polly Greathouse
    Polly Greathouseover 2 years ago

    WHAT a lovely sketch! Thanks so much for sharing : )

  • Thanks very much Polly! Very kind.

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Maree  Clarkson
    Maree Clarksonover 2 years ago

    I can almost hear the ocean from here Liz! Absolutely lovely sketch!

  • Great compliment, thanks so much Maree, also for the fav!! Much appreciated.

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • emel
    emelover 2 years ago

    wonderful design! love it

  • Thanks for adding it to your favs Emel, thanks for your support!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciover 2 years ago

    NOVEMBER 8th, 2011
    Your participation with works/votes it is greatly appreciated

  • Many thanks Mary!! A great honour!

    – Elizabeth Kendall

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