Random observation studies from my sketchbook. Quick studies like this help me build a visual vocabulary. When I want to illustrate something I haven’t drawn before, like fishing boats, light houses, and recliners (to pick three objects entirely at random), I start by making quick studies. That way, I know what the objects look like and viewers understand what I’m trying to say.
More quick infrastructure robot sketches. Still getting familiar with ink, especially technical pens. These may turn into finished illustrations during the winter break, depending on what else pops up in my practice sessions before the end of the semester. Read More
Last week you took a product to two different extremes, then created a final design that used the best parts of your extreme concepts. This week you’re going to create “frankenproducts”: mashups that combine the features of two wildly different products. Read More