My Adventures In Art

Tag: Restating

Day 26: Puppy, woman, lamp, crocodile

Puppy dog

Today I continued to practice “restating” and “drawing blind”. I stayed with the pen rather than the pencil to resist rubbing out. I think I’m feeling more relaxed about restating. I deal with it by at first drawing very lightly with the pen until I am happy with the overall shape,¬†then I press harder for […]

Day 25: Drawing blind, restating, and drawing with a pen

Digger

After yesterday’s review today’s effort was an to practice drawing blind and restating. I decided to draw with a pen so that I wouldn’t be tempted to rub out lines which were wrong, I would just have to restate them. The book says there are two advantages to restating: You don’t waste time erasing, this […]