Sketching Landscapes in Pen, Ink & Watercolor with Shari Blaukop

Sketching Landscapes in Pen, Ink & Watercolor class

I bought this class taught by Shari Blaukopf several months ago, along with her other class “Sketching the City in Pen, Ink & Watercolor”. Watching the classes was inspiring, but also a little intimidating. I kept feeling like I wouldn’t be able to make my sketches look as good as I wanted. And it felt like I would know how to do the techniques just by watching, not necessarily doing them myself. (Wrong!) But motivated to take my skills up a notch, I finally jumped in and sketched along with her all the way through. And I’m so glad I…

Daily art – classic penny loafers

from Instagram: Sketch from a photo I discovered of classic penny loafers. If I did this sketch again, I’d change those shadows under the toes…good lesson on remembering to use artistic license to capture the feeling of the image without being too literal! But I’m getting better about leaving light areas for depth and contrast. http://ift.tt/2lwE6nS