Yellow Bird
       
     
Babies & Blossoms
       
     
DPH#60
       
     
Nude on Green
       
     
DPH #17
       
     
DPH #50
       
     
Al
       
     
Al II
       
     
Blond Girl
       
     
DPH #41
       
     
DPH #47
       
     
DPH #49
       
     
DPH #30
       
     
DPH #42
       
     
Kelsey
       
     
DPH #45
       
     
Girl With Bracelets
       
     
Girl With Leeks
       
     
Lady in Blue
       
     
Pink Bracelet
       
     
Wonky Pose
       
     
Walter
       
     
 DPH #54
       
     
Bracelets
       
     
Red Dress
       
     
Warming Up
       
     
Fitness Trainer
       
     
Green Scarf
       
     
Study on White
       
     
Pondering
       
     
June
       
     
DPH #2
       
     
Turned Away
       
     
Tush
       
     
Twisted Pose
       
     
Yellow Bird
       
     
Yellow Bird

11 x 14

Oil Sketch

Babies & Blossoms
       
     
Babies & Blossoms

Conté on Paper

12 x 12

DPH#60
       
     
DPH#60

Cont'e on Paper

Nude on Green
       
     
Nude on Green

Prisma Color Pencils

21in x 29in

Hettinger often uses abstract styling's for the backgrounds of his sketches used to compliment or enhance the figures. In this piece, the background was added after the figure had been completed and was the most time consuming part.

DPH #17
       
     
DPH #17

Color Pencil

21in x 14in

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

 

DPH #50
       
     
DPH #50

Cont'e on Paper

21in x 20in

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

Al
       
     
Al

Color Pencil

17in x 13in

Al II
       
     
Al II

Color Pencil

19 x 13

Blond Girl
       
     
Blond Girl

Color Pencil

13in x 18in

DPH #41
       
     
DPH #41

Cont'e on Watercolor Paper

16in x 23in

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

DPH #47
       
     
DPH #47

Color Pencil

22in x 13in

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

DPH #49
       
     
DPH #49

Watercolor Pencil

18in x 18in

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

DPH #30
       
     
DPH #30

Cont'e

22in x 17in

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

DPH #42
       
     
DPH #42

Cont'e on Strathmore Paper

16in x 22in

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

Kelsey
       
     
Kelsey

Color pencil

16in x 22in

DPH #45
       
     
DPH #45

Cont'e on Paper

11in x 23

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

Girl With Bracelets
       
     
Girl With Bracelets

Watercolor Pencil

25in x 16in

Girl With Leeks
       
     
Girl With Leeks

20 x 26

Lady in Blue
       
     
Lady in Blue

Charcoal and Color Pencil

14in x 11in

Pink Bracelet
       
     
Pink Bracelet

Color Pencil

20x 9

Wonky Pose
       
     
Wonky Pose

Watercolor Pencil

22in x 16in

Walter
       
     
Walter

16 x 13

Color Pencil

 DPH #54
       
     
DPH #54

Cont'e

17 x 14

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

Bracelets
       
     
Bracelets

 Pencil

23 x 15

Red Dress
       
     
Red Dress

Prisma Color Pencil

17in x 17in, matted with a simple black frame

This piece showcases Hettinger's passion for bright colors, something he often keeps in check in his paintings. The dramatic pose of the model with the vibrant dress and it's lux folds surrounding her led Hettinger to leave the background with simple outlines of structure. This sketch captures Hettinger's zeal for drawing beautifully.

 

Warming Up
       
     
Warming Up

Blue Prisma Color

17in x 14in

This sketch was created by Hettinger at the local bagel shop he likes to haunt, on a cold Illinois morning. He discusses the story behind this sketch and others here.

Fitness Trainer
       
     
Fitness Trainer

18 x 13

Color Pencil

Green Scarf
       
     
Green Scarf

23 x 13

Color Pencil

Study on White
       
     
Study on White

Prisma Color Pencil & Watercolor Pencil

11in x 24in

The pose of this sketch is meant to capture the beauty of the female form while enticing the viewer to want more. The choice of lines and colors must be well thought out before hand since neither mediums used can be removed once placed on the Sennelier paper.

 

Pondering
       
     
Pondering

Cont'e

22in x 18in

This sketch is done on gessoed panel, a technique that takes Hettinger hours to prepare; time he spends prepping his mind for the image he will manifest onto it. This sketch features one of his favorite models in a simple, natural pose. It reflects the relaxed atmosphere of that days work.

June
       
     
June

Cont'e

22 x 12

DPH #2
       
     
DPH #2

23in x 14in

Colorpencil

These numbered DPH sketches are a collection of Hettinger's figure studies often composed during classes. They are comprised of works with varying models and in multiple, occasionally mixed, mediums of cont'e, charcoal, color pencil, and watercolor pencil. Hettinger's sketches are a testament to his mastery of the human form.

 

Turned Away
       
     
Turned Away

23 x 18

Color Pencil

Tush
       
     
Tush

21 x 12

Color Pencil

Twisted Pose
       
     
Twisted Pose

Color Pencil

23 x 18