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 […]
June 8, 2016

Copic Marker Interior Rendering

Here is a finished in class demonstration that I did from my summer marker class.  Below are the first two steps that I used in a […]
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 […]
February 4, 2016

Student Art Guide and One Point Perspective Drawing

Excited to find one of my illustrations in the Student Art Guide blog article called “One Point Perspective Drawing: The Ultimate Guide”.  Here is the description […]
June 25, 2015

Copic Color Marker Rendered Interiors with a Color Scheme

Here are three marker rendering demonstrations that I quickly did for my class using a color scheme when selecting hues for an image.  Each image shows […]
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 […]
May 20, 2015

Copic Color Marker Back Hall Rendering

Having fun adding marker to line drawings from my perspective drawing book.  This image was originally used to demonstrates how a simple one-point perspective grid becomes […]
May 15, 2015

Marker Color Rendering Class

Here is one of the first homework activities for my summer marker rendering class.  I am excited to be teaching this class and look forward developing […]
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 […]
January 22, 2015

Front Door Copic Marker Rendering 2

Doors are one my favorite subjects to draw and this one comes from the historic neighborhood where I live.  While walking the dogs, I took a […]
December 3, 2014

Sketchbook Page Tip #1

When do you find time to practice your sketching?  This week I was able to have my sketchbook and drawing tools at several long meetings.  I […]
October 23, 2014

Desk Design Line Drawing

I had an opportunity to submit this image as a guest artist for a perspective book that is being published in England.  It was fun to […]
September 26, 2014

Interior Rendering using Copic Markers

The goal of this rendering was to have a unity of color and a variety of texture and pattern. It was started with a line drawing […]
July 27, 2014

Copic Marker in Class Demonstration

Here are two images of marker demonstrations that were quickly done in class this summer. Each student had a copy of the line drawing and followed […]
June 22, 2014

Stephanie's Gallery Experience

Take a couple of minutes to hear the experience I had showing my work at a gallery open.  Here are some tips on over coming the […]
June 1, 2014

Marker Rendering Video Demonstration Lamp with Table

Want to see a demonstration of how I rendered this image with Copic Markers?  Check out the 2o minute video clip found below.
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 20, 2014

Sofa Marker Rendering with Copic Markers

I am excited to be getting started with my goal this year which is to be improving my marker rendering techniques. This February, I attended two […]
March 5, 2014

Adding Pattern to Sofa

Here is an illustration of a one-point perspective sofa demonstrating steps for adding a fabric that has a horizontal and vertical pattern.  Before drawing the pattern, […]
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