working

  I grabbed the nearest drawing tool which happened to be a sharpie and I started looking online for different models to draw. Their poses are always exaggerated and therefore interesting and the lighting make their faces so fun to draw. Keep on working… Greg Betza ©2018

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Ink

The one thing about drawing with ink, which I really enjoy is how unforgiving it can be. You make choices as you draw the line and live with it. As you grow and mature as an artist you begin to embrace the permanence of ink on paper. Eddie Peña

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Practice

what you preach. I always tell my students to work with media that they’re not comfortable with, or don’t think they like working with. It’s in that struggle that you grow. So for the longest time I’ve dreaded the feel of oil pastels. I don’t know why, but they never seem to work for me. […]

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Pillows

Caring for a newborn is seriously difficult! Not only is it exhausting but simple chores become impossible. I’ve noticed that the more hectic life gets around here the messier our couch pillows get. On a pillow scale of one to ten, today is up there! Ha. Here’s a drawing of the husband taking a well […]

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From the Archives

Each weekend Studio 1482 will be featuring posts from the One Drawing A Day archives. Today’s post is by Veronica Lawlor, from back in 2016. It’s titled “David Remembers ’69.” #ODADarchive Last week I spent some time at the Stonewall Inn in Greenwich Village, drawing the memorial that lives there for the victims of the recent […]

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From the Archives

Each weekend Studio 1482 will be featuring posts from the One Drawing A Day archives. Today’s post is by Margaret Hurst, from back in 2016. It’s titled “Still Feelin’ the Bern!” #ODADarchive So, two to four hours into the Bernie rally. Still standing in line! Quite a few characters start appearing. Very interesting people/individuals. Young and […]

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