I guess I was in a morose mood during class today. All the doodles I made had something to do with time. The tree and owl one were instances of time having ended for someone. The hourglass showed time slipping away.
On the bright side, the old tree drawing is the best one I have ever drawn!
I love looking at mandalas, but haven’t managed to create a good one myself. Recently, I found templates that help you divide your paper into symmetrical areas. Most of these templates you either print with faint colors so you can draw over them. Or you print them with bold lines and place your drawing sheet on top of the template. Continue reading Drawing on Graph Paper
My anxiety is accumulating again. This typically results in less sleep. I am lucky if I get more than 6 hours every night. Continue reading Deep Breaths
Here’s another picture from doodling to stay awake in class.
Instead of stacking geometric shapes, I decided to try drawing what I see. The scale isn’t quite right, so I definitely need to work at that. Also, sorry Professor, didn’t mean to make you have a mullet. At least the frequent glancing between the front of the room and the paper made me appear to be attentive.
I have found myself in an odd state of knowing how to spell words, but being unable to pronounce them correctly. The words I do know, though, I can enunciate pretty well. Continue reading Tongue Twisters
Hooray! I managed to create a picture that matches my imagination.
I love Totoro and have always imagined him holding a variety of items in place of his umbrella. Since I really like lotus flowers, I decided to try drawing him holding one. Continue reading New Profile Image
I grew up in a household where we use very cheap kitchen knives. The main reason was because they were light. With the exception of my father, everyone else in our family has spider-like arms and hands. Often times, we would spend extra money to buy a product that is lighter, but in the case of knives, we went the cheaper route. My family only has one “high-quality” knife, but it is rarely used because every piece of it is large, thick and heavy. Continue reading Learning How to Sharpen Knives