Even today I mostly draw first – often sketching something before turning it into a painting and always have some drawing material and a visual diary – something so good about quietly sitting and sketching – the image is much more embedded in your brain than it will ever be by taking a photograph. It engages all the senses as well – sound, the temperature, whether there are ants biting your bottom and so on!
Blogs that I like: in bed with mona lisa
Just as I cross the border from Canada into the States, the sun emerges from the lake on my right… It’s beautiful, and I’m early. I stop for a coffee with a sunrise view, then drive leisurely along little country roads enjoying the farms and the stunning colours of autumn in Washington state. Yellows, oranges, […]