Discussion Group and Man with Displaced Head

One of the problems of blind drawing is getting body parts in proper disposition with each other. The drawing below is an example of a miscalculation.  It seems that upon the return of my pen from its detour beginning with the ear of the man with the hat, and ending with the brim, I displaced […]

Back Studies: Two Men

The common denominator between these two sketches is not the cloaked anatomy of the backs, it is gesture. The figure on the right is centered and stable. The left figure is out of balance: the chair is tilted; the man is twisted, as if he is in motion. The differences can be attributed to the […]