February 1, 2017

Drawing a Mug with Perspective Instructions Video

Here is a 10-minute video that I created for my perspective drawing course this semester that is using the Exploring Perspective Hand Drawing book.  It has […]
March 19, 2016

One-Point Perspective Interior Sketch

Super full teaching schedule this spring at the college.  One of my favorite classes is the Interior Design Drawing class that uses my perspective book.  So […]
September 18, 2015

Window Seat Copic Coloring

Taught a continuing education class called “Sketching for Design Solutions” last fall to a group of professional interior designers. This one-point perspective window seat image was […]
May 29, 2015

One-Point Perspective Window Seat Space

I am always looking for techniques that are easy and fast for drawing one-point perspective interiors.  Here is a window seat space that has a bookshelf […]
March 9, 2015

Interior Line Drawing

Using a photograph of an interior space is great tool to for drawing a realistic interior.  Connie Riik, a local interior designer, allows me to use […]
February 23, 2015

Sketching Interiors Practice

The month of February is all about sitting in meetings for me.  Fortunately, I am attending these meetings and not facilitating them. This gives me an […]
November 5, 2014

Copic Marker Class

It was exciting for me to teach an introductory Copic marker class at Reddi-Arts this past Saturday morning.  I really enjoyed learning from the students as […]
August 22, 2014

Copicart Interior Renderings

Great to have completed another rendered interior line drawing.  Here is a creative strategy that I use when working on an image that takes extra time […]
April 12, 2014

Interior Rendering with Copic Markers

Working with Copic markers to practice rendering my interior line drawings. Here are a couple of techniques I use when learning to render with a new […]
March 14, 2014

Architectural Line Drawings by T-Soup Design Studio

What a great line drawing of a residential home. This is from the T-Soup design studio.  The design features are illustrated using a contrast of the […]
February 16, 2014

Hand Drawing Inspiration from Connie Riik Designs

Interior designer Connie Riik , from Jacksonville Beach Florida, has graciously offered her design work for me to use as inspirations for my drawings.  I admire […]
February 8, 2014

Line Drawing Interior Accessories

Enjoyed practicing adding texture and pattern to these table top accessories.  The goal was to have a variety of rendered patterns which included using a combination […]
January 18, 2014

Architectural Journal Article on Sketching

Want to learn more about sketching and visual communication in the design field?  Check out Perspectives, Volume 19, Number 1, Spring 2011.  There is an extensive […]
December 21, 2013

Line Drawing Office Bedroom

I enjoyed rendering this office bedroom space.  The combination of hard and soft surfaces provided a variety of textures to render.  The wood surfaces provided a […]
December 17, 2013

Table Drawing With Parallell Shadow

One way to simplify adding shadows to your perspective drawing is to use the parallel shadow method.  Instead of having a designated light source, the shadow […]
November 13, 2013

Drawing Vases Inspired by west elm

I find drawing inspiration from visiting the west elm website accessory page. I admire how their designers successfully put different items together.  This drawing is one […]
October 27, 2013

Hand Renderings from Daedalus Design Studio

How do hand rendered drawings fit into the interior design process? Here are three wonderful hand drawn renderings that demonstrate the importance of using visuals to […]
October 8, 2013

Line Drawing Steps with Table Top Shadows

This is the final image that I drew with the lamp as the light source for the shade and shadow. Before working on this  image, several […]
August 9, 2013

Drawing Two-Point Perspective Table Legs

Check out these two drawings that show how the legs were drawn on a two-point perspective table.  Note the second vanishing point is off the page […]
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