TONAL VALUES

In the previous blog post, I wrote about the importance of  of graphite sketching in my watercolor painting process. Many people undervalue the usefulness of utilizing graphite sketching…

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…