Underdrawings

8 Pages. Tools: Graphite, colored pencil. Paper: Illustration board (primed with gesso). For the last 2(ish) months, I’ve been experimenting with gouache, casein, acrylic and water soluble oil. I’m still working out the best way to photograph my paintings....

Cowboy Sketch Demo

  A modern-day cowboy, or maybe a gentleman who likes hats and big belt buckles. In real life, the drawing took about 15 minutes. This video was recorded in HD 1080p. If it looks blurry or pixelated, please adjust your video quality. It’ll look a lot better....

Characters with Exaggerated Features and (Mostly) Lots of Hair

7 Pages. Tools: Graphite (4B). Colored Pencil Paper: Strathmore Toned Sketchbook (Gray) I switched to toned paper this week. The rougher surface is fun, and I enjoy drawing the highlights with a light pencil. Normally, I try to draw a variety of subjects, but this...

More Faces with Exaggerated Features

5 Pages. Tools: Graphite (3B) Paper: Moleskine Classic Notebook (5″x8.25″, 70gsm, Ivory) Now that my inner figure drawing instructor has settled down, I’m really enjoying these. Expect more in the next few weeks.