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Perspective in Observational Sketching

I wrote about a brief history of perspective drawing in my blog a few months ago. In this article I would like to talk about how important it…

Graphite sketches in Watercolor Painting

In my previous blog post, I wrote about having a sketchbook as an integral part of daily life.  In this article, I would like to talk about the…

The necessity of a sketchbook

A sketchbook is an integral part of art, architecture, and other creative fields. If one aims to improve upon their own work, constant drawing is a must. A…

Freehand Sketching: Using Shade & Shadow to Define Shapes

Freehand Drawing: One-Point Perspective

Eye, Mind and Hand:

The ability to sketch not only facilitates your architectural design skills but also helps make our thoughts visible. The visibility of your design thinking via sketching allows you…

Freehand Sketch_ 2 point perspective

Main Courtyard, Palazzo Massimo alle Colonne in Rome by Peruzzi

One point perspective sketch No.2

I posted the first version of how to make a quick sketch of one point perspective a few months ago. I want to resurface this topic to help…

Freehand Drawing:The timeless tool in architecture

I entered architecture school at the end of 20th century. At that time, computational tools began to appear in the architecture realm in both practice and academia. Autodesk…

The Necessity of Drawing

“The encounter of artist and drawing energies, their dialogue, does not have the form of question and answer. It is an inarticulate dialogue.” -Granta To draw is not…