Catherine Holtom : Playing Cards in the sun


Catherine Holtom

‘Playing Cards in the Sun’


Pencils: Mixture of Prismacolor, Polychromos (Faber Castell) and Lyra pencils
Paper: Fabriano Disegno F4, rough grain
24 x 14cm

All over Sicily the old men gather to play cards.  This group are wedged between their fishing boats, makeshift table between piles of nets.  I imagine them to be retired fishermen enjoying their boats still!


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