Figure drawing for a week

Day 2

Drawing has always been my weak spot when it comes to making an artwork. I already know the colors I want to use for the painting. I already know how to blend colors, but without grids or separating my figures into parts, something just always looks… off. So I tried figure drawing for a week.

I subscribed to LoveLifeDrawing on Youtube and checked out their website. They have this month-long drawing challenge in partnership with Croquis cafe. It has been an amazing experience so far. I’m a week in, and I already feel more at ease with drawing.

Sure, I still have a long way to go, but I can see that I’m being more bold with my strokes. As of now, I haven’t seen any massive changes in my drawing skills. I just know that I’m more at ease with using my pencils. My proportions are still a bit off, but I have a lifetime more to improve.

Here are some of the pages from my sketchbook journal. Wish me luck!

3 Comments Add yours

  1. equinoxio21 says:

    Best of luck indeed. Do concentrate on your drawing. It is the foundation. Picasso was a master with a pencil or a charcoal.

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    1. Maia Stone says:

      Thanks a lot! I’m still quite struggling, but I’m practicing as often as I can. 🙂

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      1. equinoxio21 says:

        Practice is the word.


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