Portfolio > Charcoal

Charcoal is a media that I use often for its power and subtleties. Drawing, to me is about creating a history of marks that lead to a resolved form. The first marks set the structure of the composition, but the fullness of the image only comes from challenging and refining each intentional stroke.

matthew stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
Charcoal
8" x 8"
2011
matthew stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
Charcoal
17" x 17"
2011
matthew stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
Charcoal
17" x 17"
2011
matthew stemler matt stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
charcoal
17" x 17"
2015
matthew stemler matt stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
charcoal
17" x 17"
2013
matthew stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
charcoal &graphite
22" x 31"
2007
matthew stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
Charcoal
17”x17”
2009
matthew stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
Charcoal
17" x 17"
2011
matthew stemler matt stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
Charcoal
17" x 17"
2011
matthew stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
Charcoal
8" x 8"
2009
matthew stemler artist charcoal drawing abstract
charcoal
22" x 31"
2000