Thursday, November 14, 2013
Settling in on a Favorite Sketch Subject
My sketch subjects have run the gamut of all possibility, from natural to man-made. I've danced with the Everyday Matters movement started by Danny Gregory, as well as the Urban Sketchers movement started by Gabriel Campanario, both hugely popular and growing. I've relaxed in the nurturing warmth of Cathy Johnson's warm and welcoming Artist Journal Workshop community, where any sketch subject or sketching method is enthusiastically supported. It is all fun and wonderful. I love to sketch all the subjects, from the band-aids I have to use as a result of my skin cancer surgery to the vast scenic landscapes I encounter in my travels, it's all good.
However, I have recently come to the realization that of all the subjects I have tackled in the last two years, I
So knowing this about myself, that I get a special pleasure from sketching animals, I feel kind of settled and free to pursue it more! I can channel my focus in this direction, and hopefully get better at it!