My Adventures In Art

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Day 27: Copying and emulating

Cross-hatched cup

Another exercise from Keys to Drawing. In the book he discusses 7 artists different drawing styles, or their “handwriting”. He gets you to go over their lines in the air to get a feeling for how they are drawing. He says you shouldn’t be ashamed of copying artists to help you learn. You can’t really […]

Day 15: Faces, weasel, doll man & peanut head, Chair, face, cross-hatching, vase, dart, plug, hippopotomus

Chair, face, cross-hatching, vase, dart, plug, hippopotomus

Quite a variety of things drawn today. Still struggling with cross-hatching. Can’t get it to work for faces. Today I also did the third lesson from the Keys to Drawing book. To draw myself in a mirror but looking aside. This was really hard! Just from a practical point of view. Because my head kept […]