• Drawing and Seeing

    24 days ago - By Dianne Sutherland

    The question is not what you are looking at - but how you look and whether you see.David Henry Thoreau
    I've been thinking about useful blog posts for those starting out in botanical and natural history art. I've even revisited some old posts and added new material and yet again have come back to the importance of drawing and seeing.
    Drawing disciplines the eye and brain, it allows us to make judgements which the hand responds to in a coordinated way. The coordination of eye, hand and brain is essential for all artists if they are to produce accurate drawings. I have covered drawing in...
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