Building Study

The elevation view is when the artist looks straight at a building.  Both the horizontal and the vertical lines are straight with no converging lines.  For a quick exercise, I sketched the Great Harvest building in downtown Montrose.  It was built in the early 1900’s with some classical architectural detail.

Great Harvest bldg, copyright C Isgreen 2015, ink on paper, 6" x 6"
Great Harvest bldg, copyright C Isgreen 2015, ink on paper, 6″ x 6″

Author: Cheri Isgreen

I have been a lifelong rider and horse lover. I got my first "horse" at a yard sale; it was a pony actually. It was sometime in the early 60's. I was in 3rd or 4th grade. The pony was perhaps $10. My sister, brother, and I pooled our money and led him home. At the time my parents were traveling, and my Uncle Bill promptly made us return it. (stay tuned...more to come...)

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