Sketch Book Series: Blind Contour Drawing – On the Phone (2018)

Although I already used this image back in 2018, I thought it relevant to present it today. Another blogger I follow mentioned blind contour drawing. I went through a phase of drawing portraits without looking at the paper. This was, in part, a stealth technique as well as being a tool to coordinate my hand […]

Overlapping People

When drawing more than one person using the blind contour drawing technique,* concentrating on the each person separately can result in the capture of gesture and position. Placing the pen point appropriately for the second figure can set up intimacy between the two subjects.  The overlap is not important.   *Drawing without looking at the […]