Archive for the ‘Dracula Project’ Category

Howling of the Wolves

Posted: 26th March 2019 by Charlotte in Dracula Project

Jonathan leaves his fast, modern train, and joins the diligence coach. Against the advice of the local villagers and the coach driver, Jonathan is left at midnight at a crossroads in the mountains. He is picked up by a driver, who races through the night, chased by wolves. The night landscape is lit up by […]

We were leaving the West

Posted: 26th March 2019 by Charlotte in Acrylics, Dracula Project
Tags:

3 May – Jonathan Harker’s Journal: Buda-Pesth seems a wonderful place, from the glimpse which I got of it from the train and the little I could walk through the streets …. The impression I had was we were leaving the West and entering the East … Newbie London Attorney, Jonathan Harker, leaves behind London, […]

Dracula Project

Posted: 20th March 2019 by Charlotte in Acrylics, Dracula Project

The Project: It was early October, 2018, and I needed a quick project for Inktober. What better subject for 31 ink drawings in the blackest of black ink and the whitest of paper than illustrations of that great 19th century novel … DRACULA. (Bet you haven’t read it.) Mere ink sketches didn’t begin to answer […]