Doodles & Drawings

An Upside Down Dude: AEDM- Day 6

An Upside Down Dude: AEDM- Day 6

Today’s drawing exercise was to copy a line drawing upside down. So drawing this guy like this- Turned out like this- I love that this exercise is done early on in Betty Edwards’ book, sort of a “see, you CAN draw” confidence booster. Certainly turned out a hell of a lot better than yesterday’s memory […]

A (Freaky) Face- AEDM: Day 5

A (Freaky) Face- AEDM: Day 5

This was another pre-instruction exercise from Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain. The assignment was to draw a familiar face from memory, and good God, did this turn out funky! I can’t even bring myself to admit whose face it’s supposed to be- lol! Oh, well, part of the process, eh?

A Face Vase- AEDM: Day 4

A Face Vase- AEDM: Day 4

Another exercise from Betty Edwards’ Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain workbook. The bottom half does all right, but towards the top the vase sort of turns into two different people. Regardless, I like this exercise, it kind of reminds me of the stacked bowl/vase pieces I created¬† in my ceramics class in […]

Dordle and Appella

I’m currently taking Carla Sonheim’s “The Art of Silliness 4” online drawing class.¬† It’s been great to spend time each day just drawing or doodling for FUN. No worries about whether something sucks or not, just experimenting and having fun. You know, like kids do when they draw. And the way it should be. And […]