Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Sunday, May 07, 2017

Drawing Shakespeare - As You Like It

This video demonstrates how I approach draftsmanship. The drawing is a scene from Shakespeare’s As You Like It and one I previously completed digitally in Inkscape. I wanted to redraw it manually in charcoal on a large piece of paper — mostly to prove to myself that I can master larger drawings. With no training and no technique, I think I did a passable job. The music is “I Giorni” by Ludovico Einaudi.

My Writing Process - the Planning Stages

Using manual processes to write in this digital age might appear odd or anachronistic — perhaps even an affectation. But I don’t care. I us...