Janie Pirie : Sweet corn


Janie Pirie

‘Sweet Corn’


Pencils: Faber Castell Polychromos and Prismacolor
Paper: Fabriano 5
39 x 57cm

This was just one of those challenges an artist has to meet head on.  So many little kernels, shining in the light – all in a glorious twist of straight lines! The outer leaves were peeled away to show the cob in all its freshness and ripeness. I also wanted to do this piece as yellows are such difficult colours to portray.


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