If you walk to the edge of Leoti, Kansas you can look out to a flat forever. Western Kansas isn't known for it's geographic diversity - pretty much wheat, corn and an eternal flat horizon. Being raised in the mountains of Utah, whenever we would go out to visit my Grandpa, and check out the... Continue Reading →
What is it about drawing?
"Dad - how do you draw an eye?" In about 30 seconds he whipped out a pen and drew a perfect half face with two eyes, balanced and proportional, and with a couple flourishes that brought some personality to the sketch. He then went on to explain some of the fundamental issues with the face... Continue Reading →
Inspiration comes in so many forms, from my sketchbook, to a Rembrandt self-portrait, to student work from one of my classes, to the design of the objects we use every day. There is so much to see and learn from. This blog is to help record those things that inspire and engage me both visually,... Continue Reading →