Categories
Blog Doodles/Sketches

drawing half

unfinished eyesAs I’m looking through my sketch folder, these eyes remind me of something my wife pointed out. She commented that I tend to only sketch half of what I am drawing. one hand, one leg/foot (not always on the same side of the body) sometimes only half the face. The rest is only shape and suggestion; no details. She asked why. I told her that sometimes the sketch is only to get a thought on paper. If you do a full character then you’re basically getting the thought down twice. Instead of spending time doing one particular aspect twice I move onto another part of the character. This sort of explains why I only draw half. Bun in all honesty it’s just something I tend to do.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s