Category Archives: Teaching – SSWR COURSES ARCHIVE

OVERVIEW DEMONSTRATION TEN WAYS OF SEEING AND DRAWING PT 2 (Includes COMPOSITION) (11 min) (Tap for Video)

Drawing can be approached by learning 10 individual drawing perceptions, or ‘filters’. Part 2 of this overview deals with tonality (continued), geometrics (including perspective), and composition.    

OVERVIEW DEMONSTRATION, TEN WAYS OF SEEING AND DRAWING PT 1 (30 min) (Tap for Video)

Drawing can be approached by learning 10 individual drawing perceptions, or ‘filters’. Part one overview included gesture, contour, mass, space, silhouette, figure-ground, modeling,  and tonality.

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Ten Ways of Seeing and Drawing STILL PIX- EXAMPLES (Mar 15 2015) Click title for pics

 This is pretty much the backbone of my own artistic learning, practicing, and teaching methods, as regards drawing. Of course, it also works into painting, design, etc: Think of drawing as being comprised of 10 distinct perceptual filters, abilities, or ways of seeing. (Long ago I read a very famous book called “Zen of Seeing,… Read More »