The Ryder Method

Posted by on Sep 11, 2013 in News, Resources | No Comments
The Ryder Method

Here’s a video by Scott Waddell explaining the Ryder (envelope) method of drawing the figure. ©Copyright by the original owner(s)

Pose Space Reference

Posted by on Sep 3, 2013 in News, Resources | No Comments
Pose Space Reference

Here’s another resource for model reference called PoseSpace.com. And a blurb from the site: ThePose Tool is a free, easy to use, interactive search tool that helps you find just the right pose. Without buying anything, you can use it for pose ideas, instructing models, planning compositions, practice, and inspiration. When you are ready to […]

Great Reference Tool

Posted by on Aug 28, 2013 in News, Resources | No Comments
Great Reference Tool

Here’s a site with a great reference tool to practice your gestures and longer poses. Just select what your looking for from the radio buttons and hit the “Get Drawing!” button! Wallah! You’ve got yourself a reference model. Make some art. Figure Drawing and Gesture Tool   © PIXELovely 2010 – 2012, all images © […]

Annie Heisey

Posted by on Aug 24, 2013 in Resources | No Comments
Annie Heisey

Annie Heisey was my Color and Process teacher at OCAC. She’s incredibly talented and a fantastic teacher. She also has the best artists’ statement I’ve ever read. If you ever get a chance to learn from her, do it! She teaches seminars, check with OCAC and PNCA. Annie’s Web Site

New Masters Academy

Posted by on Aug 24, 2013 in Resources | No Comments
New Masters Academy

New Masters Academy is a fantastic resource for video instruction on drawing, painting, sculpting and composition. I’ve reviewed their content and learned a lot that I did not know before. These are seasoned professionals who really know their stuff. There’s also a 3D reference library. Check them out!

Proko – Landmarks of the Human Body

Posted by on Aug 24, 2013 in Resources | No Comments
Proko – Landmarks of the Human Body

Here’s a nice video on the body’s landmarks from Proko. ProkoTV offers instructional videos for artists that are approachable enough for beginners and detailed enough for advanced artists. My philosophy is to teach timeless concepts in an entertaining way. I believe that when you are having fun, you learn better. I take pride in producing […]

Landmarks Example from Proko

Posted by on Aug 24, 2013 in Resources | No Comments
Landmarks Example from Proko

ProkoTV offers instructional videos for artists that are approachable enough for beginners and detailed enough for advanced artists. My philosophy is to teach timeless concepts in an entertaining way. I believe that when you are having fun, you learn better. I take pride in producing high quality videos that you will enjoy watching and re-watching. […]

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