Quarantine Portrait Sketch: Self Portrait (Rough) from 50 Years Ago

Once again, this drawing did not bring me immediate satisfaction. The first error I noticed was the size difference between the glasses lenses. Later, it occurred to me that the whole face is asymmetric. Asymmetry played a significant role in my artistic development.  My older brother, Mike is autistic, nonverbal and low functioning. His eyes […]

Back of a Young Man

As I look at this sketch I did several days ago, I see the asymmetry of the figure. Was the young man’s trunk turned? I don’t think it was or I would have clarified it by shading or otherwise showing a twist in posture. The asymmetry about which I was concerned at the time of […]