September 6, 2013

Sketching to Generate Ideas

Preliminary sketching can be used as a creative strategy for generating ideas.  Often while sketching out an image, ideas for the composition will pop into my […]
August 3, 2013

Drawing One-Point Perspective Furniture

I am always looking for visual ways to communicate the properties of perspective drawing to my students.  In a one-point perspective drawing, the furniture piece will […]
April 22, 2013

Interior Line Drawing

It was fun working on my latest interior line drawing.  After completing the contour drawing below, I added a variety of pattern and texture keeping a […]
January 14, 2013

One-Point Perspective Bookcase Demonstration

Check out this 6 minute video showing the steps to adding the inside of a bookcase in one-point perspective. Drawing furniture piece with shelves in perspective […]
December 17, 2012

Creative Strategy: Lose the Referee

When I first started to learn to draw, it was easy to get discouraged because my  drawings did not meet my expectations. They often look discombobulated […]
November 29, 2012

Two-Point Bookshelf Drawing Demonstration

The best way to successfully draw furniture in perspective is to see each component drawn step by step.  Here Two-point perspective demonstration video of drawing a […]
November 5, 2012

2-B-2 Architecture from Ukraine

Look what I found while searching for hand drawings of interiors. The  2-B-2 Architecture from Nikolaeu, Ukraine website.  It is exciting to see renderings by architects […]
September 13, 2012

Dining Room One-Point Perspective Drawing

Here is a series of three drawings showing the steps of a one-point perspective which is from my book Exploring Perspective Hand Drawing. Above is the […]
July 30, 2012

Line Drawing Backyard

This was a fun two-point perspective image for me to draw.  I worked on it from a photograph that was printed out as an 8″ X […]
June 7, 2012

Fun with Two-Point Perspective

I am always looking for ways to show how 2-point perspective works to assist students in their understanding of this drawing method.  Here are two drawings […]
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