Week 22: Sketching Perfect Imperfection
It’s Week 22 of the 52-Week Art Journal Journey, and we’re getting outdoors to do some sketching! Here in the US, this weekend is celebrated as the unofficial start of summer. I’m not…
Week 17: Taking a Closer Look from a Step Back
We're back to drawing this week. It's not about seeing what I want to see or making it look how I think it should, but about seeing what is.
Making the Most of Dark… and Scraps
The leftover scraps of paper used to protect surfaces from paint can inspire more small art... and surface pattern design.
Here are my late-night low-light irises. Not thrilled with them, but… 72/100 of #The100DayProject #My100DayArtJournal What I had in mind was tall, tiny, delicately-colored. I added late-night color to my late-night iris sketch. Not…
Quick sketching some snowdrops, not very well, but that’s okay. It was late, and this was it for 48/100 of #The100DayProject. Looking at it now… I think I really like it more now…
Peony… from a photo… from my backyard… 52/100 of #The100DayProject Maybe I’ll add color tomorrow… I did! Added color… Not quite right, and the picture doesn’t quite capture what I have in my…
A Purple Crocus… and Some Truth
Crocus. 40/100 I hope you’re taking regular time to create. For years, YEARS, I didn’t take time for making art. Even though I knew taking time to draw and paint had such a…