Part of the graphite exercise was a small piece based on pencil charts.
This exercise was based on composition, negative space, repetition, etc. I resisted any detail on the leaves.
Today's been a mad scramble to wrap up the first week's work. Didn't realize until hours ago that the week ends on Thursday. Oops! My images are all uploaded. Now I'll journal out the week for my last assignment and then it's right on to week 2.