3 Hand Homework

3 Hand Homework

Focusing on hands this week, constructing them from simple forms and adding detail from there. Pretty fun, definitely a subject that I thought would be a lot harder. Feeling a little more confident now but just starting to learn to draw them better.

Week 8 of Improving Art

Week 8 of Improving Art

Well another good class session tonight, only 2 more left :(. Posting various poses, a few 2-5 minute poses and the rest are 5, 10 or 15 longer poses where we could begin to add more shadow information. The last two I added the lines of the shadow but didn’t get to fill them all … Continue reading

7 Weeks of Improving Art

7 Weeks of Improving Art

Well it’s been 7 weeks of my art class and here is what I’ve been doing! I’ll post these in chronological order best I can since the start of my class in January. The basic progression is mostly 2, 5 and 10 minute poses with a couple 20 minute ones thrown in. I’ve been learning … Continue reading

Quick update! Still drawing, still love it!

Quick update! Still drawing, still love it!

So it’s been so long since I’ve posted any work, sorry about that.  I’ve been very busy with my current art class and most of the work is on a large format paper pad which means I need to take a picture of everything in order to upload it……time consuming! Anyways, I’ve been cooking along … Continue reading

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.

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…