Thursday, April 22, 2010
The skin closet to the the joints such as the elbow, wrist, and ankle are some examples where the shapes taper in. the rest of the anatomy could very in almost any kind of shape depending on the person.
My wife was catching onto the lesson and started asking for more tips but suddenly my buffalo chicken sandwich arrived and art school ended.
Tapering shapes will help any drawing or sketch. This is deceptively simple but a good one to remember. It's enemy is symmetrical shapes and parallel lines. Lastly I thought this simple idea would help.
Monday, April 12, 2010
I went to the Zoo last week with Dave Derrick and the DW artists. It was great as we braved all the spring breakers running the zoo animals ragged. One of my favorite moments was listening to the people at the Zoo talk about the animals they were viewing, quite interesting as you'll see in the sketch below. Enjoy!