At a glance, there’s futzing around and there’s “serious, quality” practice. Is futzing really a form of procrastination or is it legitimate practice? How do you know if you’re engaging in quality practice? We’ll explore these questions in this article.
Sticking to a creative practice schedule is much easier said than done. Self-motivation is the key to a creative practice that sticks.
You can learn how to draw what you see. Everyone has the ability to learn the fundamentals and with practice master this skill. There is no mystery to talent as I explained in this post. In this article, I’ll outline some basic points to help you get started. If you want to skip the discussion, […]
Creating a 3D drawing is a lot of fun, and easier than you may think. While proportion and perspective have a key role to play in realistic representations of the subject on a page, shading is the other necessary component. Here’s a very short demo of how I used shading to add more realism during […]
I love to experiment with supplies, and graphite pencils are among my favorites. In this post I discuss the pencils I use the most with a demo.