Posted in January 2012

Portrait by pencil

Portrait by pencil

I’ll be taking a new drawing class starting this Thursday so I had to buy a big drawing pad and while I was at it I got some new pencils. It’s been years since I’ve drawn on a large format pad so I thought I would warm up a bit. Here’s what came of it. … Continue reading

Quick gesture/value sketches from today…

Quick gesture/value sketches from today…

Lunch break, quick work. Photo references, trying to get faster gestures on the page and then come through with the shading. Didn’t want to get caught up in “accuracy” of foundation lines like I usually do. Crappy scan for some reason but ran out of lunch break time here at work…

Bridgeman Hands

Bridgeman Hands

Did some studies from Bridgeman’s Constructive Anatomy, an awesome book from the ’20’s….trying to get some work done on “the basics”.

Child’s play…

Child’s play…

Had some fun while painting with Joey using cheap kids paints and a crappy brush…..had a blast and love involving the kids in creative stuff!