Art and creativity in the everyday world.

artling ~ noun. (pl. ~s)
1: one who creates art, esp. everyday art.
2: child of art.
3: a beginning artist.
4: an experienced artist who feels like a beginning artist when starting to create, usually every time.
5: anyone who loves art

Posts tagged "figure sketching"
Artist Interview - Sketch Artist Liz Steel

Artist Interview – Sketch Artist Liz Steel

It wasn’t the best of weather, a little chilly and windy, but Notre Dame on Isle de la Cite in the centre of Paris still called to travellers and we answered the call! In the beautiful garden at the back of the cathedral I rendezvoused with Liz Steel. We sat and chatted and drew the...
Artist Interview - Caricature Artist Rick Tulka

Artist Interview – Caricature Artist Rick Tulka

I am thrilled to be able to share this interview with you.  Rick is such an amazing artist.  He hangs out in Cafe le Select, a famous old Paris cafe where he draws the patrons, capturing the character of his subjects and exaggerating it, just a little (OK sometimes a lot!) so we know them...
Introduction to Sketching Part 1: How to Sketch Figures, People and Faces

Introduction to Sketching Part 1: How to Sketch Figures, People and Faces

This article is the first of a series on the topic of how to sketch figures, which includes sketching people and faces. My first life drawing class was a surprise.  I was young and naive and had no intention of ever turning up for a class with a nude model posing in it.  So it...