The Best Way to Start a Drawing

December 1, 2016 in ART, VIDEOS

ART/VIDEO  – The Best Way to Start a Drawing


Starting an observational drawing can be tricky if you haven’t drawn enough.  There’s often way to much information and it’s tough to distill it down.  Where do you begin?

This week I answer a question about this very problem.  Here’s the question:


Thank you so much for this! I really like the definition of drawing as Kung Fu. When I’m sketching from observation, I never know where to start, even after mentally sketching before I put pencil to paper. I worry about not starting at the most efficient place or the place with the most light. Any advice?

Thank you

I answer the question in the video below:

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