First task for an online course I have just started 'Drawing Nature, Science and Culture: Natural History Illustration 101' by @newcastlexnhi
Found it pretty hard to go back to shading with pencils after doing line work with pens most of the time but still happy with how these tonal bits pieces have come out!
🔴🔴🔴💗 2500 years old PERSEPOLIS in IRAN 💗 💗💕💗💕👆👆👆Nations gate👆👆👆💗💕 💗💕💗💕 💗💕🔴🔴 PERSEPOLIS or Takht _e Jamshid or PARSE , Shiraz, IRAN 🔴🔴🔴💙💕🌸🍃💗🌸🍃💕🌸🍃💙💙💙🍃🌸💕💗🍃🌸💕💙 Persepolis (Old Persian: پرسپولیس یا پارسه, Pārsa) was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire(ca. 550–330 BCE). It is situated 60 kmnortheast of the city of Shiraz in Fars Province, Iran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date back to 515 BCE. It exemplifies the Achaemenid style of architecture. UNESCO declared the ruins of Persepolis a World Heritage Site in 1979