I have to remind myself that one of the great benefits of not creating artwork for a living but rather as a hobby is that I don’t have to be creating new stuff all the time. I have the freedom not to. It’s easy to feel guilty when I haven’t painted or drawn in a long time, but that’s not … Read More
There’s something that happens on Instagram every October. It’s called “Inktober.” It was started by someone named Jake Parker who simply wanted to unite people in drawing every day in the month of October. Each year, he publishes a list of single-word prompts, one for each day. Then people create drawings inspired by the prompts and post them. You can … Read More
You may know that I made it my 2018 New Year’s resolution to draw every day, something I have been specifically encouraged to do by several successful artists over the years. I only made it to September, but it was a really beneficial experience and certainly the longest time during which I’ve actively drawn every day. Here are some of … Read More
Got ahold of a small tripod for my phone, which means I’m going to start experimenting with making videos of my painting and drawing process. Think: time lapses, tutorials, full-length motion pictures. It’s going to be epic.