Thoughts so far 6.2.15

The more I draw, the more I run up against the question – what is drawing?  Where does it begin, where does it end?  If I use paint does it then become a painting, or is it all down to my intention, the way I approach each thing that qualifies each image as a drawing…

general reflections 8.2.15

I wanted to write a reminder here about the seemingly huge things that I am learning about myself as I have begun the first exercise in part 1. 1. When I am drawing I spend too much time looking at the paper and not looking at what I am drawing 2. I lose my focus…

tripping up on admin

I have found the last 10 days to be somewhat frustrating.  I am amazed at how much administration is required to actually get started on the degree course.  Finally I have set up my email, my blog, received my course materials and assembled/borrowed/bought as many of the books and materials as I can manage at…

the beginning

I have only had the Drawing 1 handbook since the end of last week and already I find myself consumed with questions.  Questions about what is the right way to do this, how can I make sure I get the most out of this course, should I have already started, have I bitten off more…