December 10, 2012

Drawing Leaves for Plants

One of the fun parts of drawing plants is to identify the distinct leaf shape and characteristic.  These characteristics include their shape, the veins, value on […]
November 15, 2012

Exploring Roof Shapes with Multiview Drawings

I find that I learn more about a subject when I take time to draw it.  Drawing these three multiview house structures, helped me understand how […]
October 1, 2012

Coffee Shop Inspiration

I find drawing cylinder shaped objects to be challenging.  The oval tops and containers often look discombobulated and out of shape. While walking my dog the […]
August 4, 2012

Gerber Daisy Line Drawing

I so enjoy drawing plants and flowers.  This image was drawn while I was visiting my sister.  We were sitting on her deck enjoying a conversation […]
July 19, 2012

Urban Drawing Neighborhood Park

This is the sculpture by Charles Adrian Pillars, Winged Victory, that is in Memorial Park in Historic Riverside in Jacksonville Florida. The statue was dedicated on […]
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 […]
May 28, 2012

Interior Drawing Desk

So enjoying my summer teaching schedule which gives me time to practice my hand drawing skills.  I am challenging myself to add more pattern, texture and […]
May 17, 2012

Demonstrating Line Drawing of a Chair

I enjoy demonstrating the steps of drawing an interior image in my classes.  These demonstrations are quick drawings that provide an opportunity for me to practice […]
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