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Head Model: Andrew Loomis

Andrew Loomis’ book Drawing the Head and Hands was a great read, this head model project reminded me of that as in the book it looked at facial structure and muscle flow. 12 more words

Imaging And Data Visualisation

SketchBook Sunday: Ancora Imparo

Hi all!

A school field trip to the Gambia last November broke my weekly posting schedule, and the next thing you know, four months have passed. 405 more words


Oh, Say it Ain't So

By Cat Jones

Andrew Loomis has died. If you lived in the Pacific NW during its punk heyday, back before the hipsters moved in, before Satyricon shut down, before every dude there grew a lumberjack beard… you knew Andrew. 527 more words


WTF: Learn to Draw Horses!

I grew up with five older siblings. We had around the house lots of books and toys from eras past, representing the accumulated passing interests of a slew of children. 1,182 more words


Figure Drawing For All It's Worth

This week I’d like to talk about a book that was recommended  to me a year ago and I still go back to for reference. … 188 more words

Where Creativity Works


There’s nothing wrong with that student’s sketch, because it has little to do with artwork. Duplicating individual squares of a grid is a geometric exercise in hand-eye coordination and nothing more. 146 more words


Hangin' with "the Dude"

I was going to write a massive article on what it was like to take a class in oil painting–studying under Steve “the Dude” Rude.  But frankly, it’s beyond words in so many ways that I cannot begin to attempt it.   1,962 more words

Cartoon And Illustration