Koolhaas' Seattle Public Library makes a point about lines
I observed the last Worldwide SketchCrawl day by drawing at the Seattle Central Library with our local group of urban sketchers . I usually think of libraries as quiet...
5 days ago - Gabi Campanario
Veronica Lawlor demystifies watercolor in 'One Watercolor A Day'
As far as drawing techniques go, watercolor can be really frustrating. As soon as the paint hits the paper, it seems to take a life of its own. Wait for it to dry, and the...
10 days ago - Gabi Campanario
Ballast, pumice, acrylic and pastel on canvas 36" x 29" I've always loved the idea of drawing on walls with chalk. I love the colours of sculpture. I often find myself...
10 days ago - Real Art
Complex Moiré Patterns Created by Mechanical Drawings Machines by James Nolan Gandy
A post shared by James Nolan Gandy on Feb 7, 2018 at 6:34pm PST Artist and metalworker James Nolan Gandy creates elaborate drawing machines that easily put your childhood...
1 month ago - Colossal
Day 140 "Afternoon" mixed 8 x 6
I love my vacation. I'm seeing friends, getting a lot of things taken care of around the house, grading a giant bag of work before next week, listening to my favorite radio...
1 month ago - Jody Regan
"Oriental dancer" 6x9 pastel on paper
In a trance - like state, she moves according to her inner guide, following the abstract rhythmic patterns, her inward spiritual journey now becomes visible. 6x9 inches pastel...
1 month ago - Day Drawings
Daily art report 2 - imaginary places
Two years ago when I did a daily drawing, I bought a couple of sketchbooks that I really liked. Each time I went through a sketchbook I would buy a slightly larger one for the...
1 month ago - Art With a Needle - 3 articles
Paul Saari's Mysterious Dreamworlds Set in Melancholy Landscapes
Canadian oil painter Paul Saari imagines mesmerizing worlds, which he renders in pastel tones. In some works, the softness of his painting style and the candy-like colors add...
1 month ago - Colossal - 2 articles
The Pinecone and the Golden Spiral
In geometry, a golden spiral is a logarithmic spiral whose growth factor is φ, the golden ratio. That is, a golden spiral gets wider by a factor of φ for every quarter turn it...
1 month ago - Drawing Seeing
DESIGNERS - evelyn rosner
Evelyn Lara'Ana Rosner is based in Bavaria, Germany. Not only is Evelyn a surface pattern designer and illustrator but she is also creative coach. She loves drawing patterns...
2 monthes ago - Print & Pattern
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My Bird Nest
I have a friend that has a nest collection, one that has a million bird nests in her horse barn and a teacher that talks about them like they are SO very special (which they...
Pop Up page on my website. New original 8 x 10 drawings
Announcing the new Pop Up page on my website, Jody Regan Paints. You'll find 8 x 10 original drawings based on some of the daily drawings I have been making since October 1...
Books about drawing
Drawings & Notes Favorite Books about contemporary drawing When starting researching contemporary drawing for Drawing & Notes in 2008, a couple of books were of much use. All...
30secondselfie - This was a fun exercise. Give it a try! No
30secondselfie - This was a fun exercise. Give it a try! No cheating! 😉 caricature selfie 30seconds quicksketch drawing digital sketch
Happy Birthday, Milt Kahl! disney animation happybirthday
Happy Birthday, Milt Kahl! disney animation happybirthday miltkahl 109 disneyanimators caricature
Welcome to the jungle
This little two year old is the daughter of a friend of mine. Her name is Leah. She has volunteered her cuteness for my portfolio. She is looking pretty serious about her...
Meeting the Challenge of Painting a Spring Landscape
'Southern Spring' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $150 Every Spring I am faced with the same challenge... How to capture the beauty of the Spring landscape successfully...
Pastel fun - I'm at a convention for work and brought my sketchbook for...
Charcoal on paper
"Morning At Garrapata" 18x24 pastel
Price On Request This piece is just off the easel. We are getting some much needed rain here so it's a good time to work in the studio.