Experimenting with Picture Formats #2

The next exercise in Chapter 7 of Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain is to draw the negative spaces around a chair and in doing so, inadvertently draw the chair. The brief also included practising the principles of a base unit and keeping the drawing in proportion. Naturally, I mixed in another picture … Continue reading

Experimenting with Picture Formats #1

After the last few drawing exercises I took some time off to regain confidence and read some more of the drawing book. I am now tucking into Chapter 7 which explores negative space and the idea of a base unit of measurement to maintain perspective. Chapter 7 also introduces the notion of composition: how best … Continue reading