Monday, December 26, 2011
More than likely the last entry of the year -the holiday season affords some spare time while you wait for whatever festivity is next. Good time for some sketching. Here's 3 pages of hand and feet studies done digitally as opposed to the usual pencil or ball point...
Monday, November 28, 2011
Ken Russell just passed away at 84. One of my personal favorite directors -I had just finished watching a number of his early films that he directed for the BBC. He re-imagined the Hollywood biopic. Nobody else depicted the triumphs and failures of the creative artist, with the rhapsodic splendor, squalidness and sadness quite the way he did. And he was often very funny.
Here's a 2009 drawing from my ballpoint notebook .
Thursday, November 10, 2011
The last life drawing stint I managed to squeeze in this year was in March - I went to as many sketch classes in Manhattan as there were in a single week. Interesting exercise and I finally got to a few places I had never been. And I also ended up with a ferocious cold, which may or may not be the result of being around so many people in such diverse settings...