Tag Archives: people

Drawing the kids again

As this country seems to go completely crazy (and I’m not just talking Covid here) , I turn to home and to the kids in my sketches to find some sense of sanity. The everyday feels sane, and the kids losing themselves in their books, games and music is what I sketch. Continue reading

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Where are the people?

I’m in search of people to draw. In the pre-Christmas rush, I found them in them (and me) in line at the post office, dropping off last minute parcels. Even a quick sketch while standing in a 6 feet apart … Continue reading

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Two Toned Papers

Toned paper is really fun to work on. I don’t use it as my primary sketchbook, but I always have a small book in my bag. For this little waterfall at Uvas Canyon County Park, I started with white wax … Continue reading

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Life Drawing in Line and Shape

To answer a question I get asked pretty often, “Do you do line first or shape/color first?” I shot this little video while sketching in a virtual life drawing session. The answer: I go either way and the end results … Continue reading

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People in my House

Drawing the big-little moments in my day. Continue reading

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Drawing the Kids

Drawing my kids, over and over. Continue reading

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Finding Action, from a Distance

Finding new ways to draw people Continue reading

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Sketching the Bride

Adventures in Virtual Life Drawing: Zombie Brides Continue reading

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One Week 100 People: All Done?

One Week 100 People: More contour drawing #oneweek100people #oneweek100people2020 Continue reading

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One Week 100 People: Scribbling Around

One Week 100 People: Scribbling Around #oneweek100people #oneweek100people2020 Continue reading

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