Trying to Get Something Off My Chest

Torsos… You know, when I began this whole art shebang, I didn’t realize something so integral to the figure would be this difficult to wrap my head around. Usually, people recommend rendering boxes in space first and then sort of carving the chest and hips out like they’re blocks of cheese and somehow that makes…

Models are Everywhere

Oh, don’t get me started on those sites that are all like, “Pay $50/mo and you’ll get access to all of our 1000 models!” HA. Not only do I not have that sort of money, but.it neglects something very fundamental to the ‘learning from life’ advice you hear from channels like Love Life Drawing and…

Getting the Motor Running

I’m sure you’ve seen artists talk about warm up exercise and I’m here to be the obnoxious nerd to reiterate their point! Before every piece, even if it’s just me doing splines or skeletons or what not, I do at least a few dozen circles in a row with very low or no stabilization to…

Not Your Mama’s Art Blog

There’s an alarming tendency for art blogs to get a bit preachy when it comes to chronicling art process. They came feel a touch disconnected from reality and start talking about the values of positive thinking and wherewithal and how simple everything is and some of them even break into this whole sanctimony about how…