What is 30-in-30?

Ok, so my 30-in-30 project is an offshoot off of "100-Heads-in-100-Days", portrait drawing project I did last year. You can learn a bit about it here: https://bit.ly/2wDnZf6 The short version is this: I did not come up with it. It consists...Read More

Figure Drawing: In Public

[caption id="attachment_678" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Linked to directions to create your pochade box[/caption] Why? When drawing away from the studio, you have a chance to record your view of the larger world, with your unique clear vision.  You have total control. How?...Read More

Figure Drawing: Self Portrait

Why? Why create a self-portrait anyway? For starters, it gives the option of a model that will sit as long as you wish, experiment with lighting,  even make yourself intentionally look older or younger, or better looking. There is no modeling...Read More

Figure Drawing: Gesture

This time, our post looks ironically quick. Gesture drawings are great warm-up exercise, before working on a more detailed project. They are quick, generally taking anywhere from ten seconds to five minutes. The point is to get the gist of what...Read More