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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
April 18, 2014

Urban Sketching in Avondale, Jacksonville Florida

Here is my latest urban sketch drawn on location.  Big fun Sunday morning walking my dogs down to our cute neighborhood shopping area. I had brunch […]
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, […]
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 […]
January 26, 2014

Floor Plan and One-Point Perspective Line Drawing

An important step to drawing an interior perspective space, is to start with a scaled floor plan.  This will assist you in becoming oriented to the […]
December 4, 2013

Drawing Chairs in One-Point Perspective with Pattern

In one-point perspective, the location of the piece of furniture in relation to the vanishing point determines how much of that piece is seen by the […]
November 5, 2013

2 – Point Perspective Proportion Video Demonstration

After learning the basic steps to drawing a two-point perspective box, it is fun to add more to the box.  The video below demonstrates step by […]
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 […]
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 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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