It is interesting how many of us strive to capture what we see in front of us in paint or pencil. We may interpret it in slightly different ways, but essentially, if paintings and drawings 'don't look right' they are often dismissed or discarded. This is a very interesting approach ...
3, September 2011admin
Successful drawing is essentially about confidence, perseverance and developing skills, all of which are greatly influenced by your attitude to what you produce. I meet lots of people who can draw, but they under-estimate their abilities and seem to be dismissive of their work, or they lack the confidence ...
4, April 2011admin
Too many people begin a painting by simply getting hold of a photograph, drawing it carefully on paper or canvas and than painting it. Whilst this can work successfully, it is a very limited approach. By using the following method, it is more time consuming, you will create much more interesting ...
27, September 2010admin
Here is a simple method for creating depth in drawings (and paintings for that matter) by using tone. If you are lucky enough to be able to stand in the countryside and look towards the horizon you will notice a number of things useful for drawing and painting. Perhaps the ...
6, July 2009admin