Category Archives: Figure Drawing

Capturing Elusive gestures

Quick capture, better stories, workshop prep. Continue reading

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Last week in small sketches

Working on large projects, especially when they’re approaching deadlines means you don’t get much other drawing done. That’s when I am really glad I have a book to sketch small, quick sketches in. There’s always music practice to sketch. My … Continue reading

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Monday roundup

Last week in sketches. Continue reading

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Last week’s little sketches

Everyday sketches from last week… Continue reading

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Day 4, #oneweek100people2017

Day 4 of #oneweek100people2017 . I’m done with 100 people, and here’s my absolute favorite book(s) on the subject of drawing from life. Continue reading

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Day 3, #oneweek100people2017

How is your #oneweek100people2017 challenge going? Are you falling behind? Don’t know how you can do those many sketches a day?? Haven’t started yet??? Have you tried gesture sketching yet? I got lucky this morning. This construction crew turned up … Continue reading

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Plugging On

A recent post from John Muir Laws titled The Enemy of the Good: moving beyond perfectionism has been an open tab in my browser for the last couple of weeks, and I’ve re-read it a few times. It couldn’t be more well timed. It’s … Continue reading

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