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Exercise 1 - Experimenting with Expressive Lines & Marks

With these exercises I spent a little time trying to connect to the feeling. As the exercise requests to “create non-objective images, no words and no figures” it makes you take a step away. 896 more words

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Warm-Up Exercise

I was really excited when I read about the warm-up exercise. It was confusing to think of a temporary drawing. I wanted to work on my backyard with the leafs but I wasn’t sure how I was going to work them out. 858 more words

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Drawing Skills - Story Board

This week, we started making the first draft of our story board.





These are a few rough drafts of my story board. The story revolves around a vagabond/druggie and his relationship with a rat. 72 more words

Drawing Skills Retraining: Follow-Up

In regards to yesterday’s drawing skills retraining progress… it would seem I just got lucky.  This morning’s attempt to recreate that portrait has been laughable, ditto with attempts from other angles.  273 more words

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Drawing Skills Retraining: The Fairest of Them All

I was hoping I’d be in a position to post this in a week or two after “art skills boot camp.”  I spent every scrap of alone time the last couple of days just drawing Snow White.  918 more words

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Beginning Again

My allergies are on fire today, and it’s my own fault.  I kicked up so much dust yesterday.  After morning coffee, I started moving a few art supplies into my home office so I could begin an attempt at regaining my drawing skills.  354 more words

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Some Catching Up To Do

Seems like it’s been a dog’s age since I offered a proper update of things.  I suppose I could actually go back into my blog and see for myself when that was, but sometimes — rarely, but sometimes — the fugue state is actually welcome.  2,482 more words

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