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My drawing and painting life

How face drawing practice helped me drawing these animals

For a while now, I’ve been doing a lot of face drawing, and because of that focus I let go of doing other subjects. Also I worked on some of … Continue reading

July 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Favorite tool

Currently one of my favorite tools is soft pastel. Soft pastel is pigment in a small stick. The pigment is held together with binders. In the cheaper ones there are … Continue reading

June 29, 2018 · 2 Comments

May drawing

I’ve been busy. I forgot to post about all the drawing I’ve been doing. To make up for it a quick post and a collage of some of my May … Continue reading

June 25, 2018 · 2 Comments

Working on a course while life is happening

  I’ve been preparing for a course I’m teaching starting June 4th. I have been drawing many a face over the past weeks, but also studying on expressionism and fauvismĀ  … Continue reading

May 16, 2018 · 2 Comments

Late night drawing

After a long day I just needed that little precious moment of drawing, forgot the time and drew her. Late night, not the best time for a good liking, but … Continue reading

April 23, 2018 · 2 Comments

Meet Mister and Mrs. Mulder

Earlier this week I joined a class with a friend who teaches a class she calls 1000 Points of Light. It’s about dance, body movement, body awareness. At the brief … Continue reading

April 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Drawing practice

While I’m hoping to find the final supplies to finish my hand made books, I will get back to show some of my drawings. I try to do a drawing … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · 4 Comments

Learning bookbinding

Yes, I’m learning bookbinding. And I’m sharing a work in progress! I’m having fun – even though some of it is a bit of a struggle at first. I’m hoping … Continue reading

April 18, 2018 · 12 Comments

Calligraphy pen drawings

Using a calligraphy pen to draw a face is probably not the proper use for the pen, but I tend to like the effect a lot. This drawing was done … Continue reading

April 13, 2018 · 2 Comments

Daily faces

I pledged to myself that I would draw and paint a lot of faces this year. I’ve entered a group that wants to share their art, wants to take time … Continue reading

April 8, 2018 · 8 Comments