You hate to see another tired man lay down his hand like he was giving up the holy game of poker
Why do I enjoy figure drawing?
The rational answer is that the form of the human body is so well known to all of us that it provides a great challenge to the artist to represent it accurately.
The spiritual answer is that - while we often think of ourselves as existing in the brain - the reality is that we exist within the universe (and to each other) as bodies. For that reason, the body deserves to be celebrated.
Q:My partner & I were in the Daily Grind this morning and I thought I saw you come in. You sat in the back and were sketching in a book. I thought about saying hello but thought it might be too intrusive. I have been following your Tumblr entries. Your work is really good. And you seem to be getting a bunch of responses!! Good for you!
Yes, that was me! Thank you for following and for all your encouragement. Please feel free to say Hello next time you see me. I enjoy your work and it would be great to meet you! Here’s the sketch I was working on, plus some of my to-do list for Sunday (-:
Why do I look at a painting and think, ”What Talent,” but I listen to a song and think “What Soul.”It’s a mistake to separate the two.