While I'm posting workshop drawings, here are a bunch from the all-day drawing event that the lovely folks from the Academy's Fine Arts department hosted last Saturday. It was a bit of a challenge applying the technique I've been using for figure studies to what were essentially all-white and all-black costumes:
The cockatoo's name is Chinook, and he pretty much stole the show. He also appears in the next set:
And then we ate cake.
Was there cross-dressing? Oh yes, there was cross-dressing.