Friday, March 13, 2015

Journal52 Prompt 9: Artistic Restraint #Journal52 #Stillman&Birn #ArtJournal

I was still playing with my Chinese brush dipped in ink and trying to decide what to do for week 9's prompt.

I'd doodled the little house in the upper left, and suddenly I had the vision of a quaint little town called Artistic Restraint.  It was bordered by a burbling little stream and the entrance was bordered with fanciful shrubs and egg-like rocks.  I'd like to visit there some day.  Maybe on my way to the funny farm, hey?


Basic Shapes Fantasy Landscape Step-wisely #FantasyLandscape #DrawingTutorial #Step-wisely

In drawing and painting, shapes are important, even in the most non-objective and abstract of art. In my fantasy landscape drawings, they ...