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 […]
November 2, 2015

Value Study with Copic Markers

Having a variety and contrast of values can be a key aspects to a successful color rendering. The contrast of light and dark hues will distinguish […]
June 11, 2015

Creative Strategy Striving for Perfection

A perfectionist is a person who “strives for or demands the highest standards of excellence in work, especially in his or her own work.” Striving for […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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