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I've heard good things about Esterbrook fountain pens.
They're old school though, so they can get pricey and are a little hard to find.
Never tried one, but as a nib fanatic myself, they seem...
I did a year at American Academy of Art, but I submitted this to MassArt as a sophomore transfer for their Illustration program.
I think this is a better option.
To stop smudging, if I was really serious about it and couldn't handle the paper, I put painters/general purpose/masking tape on the side of my hand.
For my first year of college, I worked as a librarian at my school Library for $7.50/hr. It was easy, relaxing, and all I did the whole time was work on my sketching assignments and browse the web.
That's all that can really be said.
This site has always been helpful.
It's probably chock full of more stuff than you'd care to read, but it's still good stuff.
For me personally though, I like Winsor&Newton...
Do what you have to do to pass the class with your best effort forward and work on getting faster in your own time.
People may tell you other wise, but grades do matter in the sense that it will...
Oh dude, something even better.
Cup your hands over your eyes like they're binoculars and keep staring at them with a serious frown or a creepy smile. Maybe even rotate your hands in a focusing like...
I was at the park in downtown Chicago, drawing some architecture thumbnails for a school assignment.
As I was drawing this railing, some guy came up to me with some other folks, and started asking...
I once read an article in Psychology Today saying that dreams are a sort of a defense mechanism against fearful situations that might arise or that have arisen before so that you're prepare to handle...
I actually wrote about this in my LJ. D: [lolzz]
On the first few pages, and I started this a few years ago, I've had the people around me autograph it.
My past...maybe 3 or 4 sketchbooks...
No, you're right FeiFei.
If that was my painting.
And I turned it into my high school class, I would get a 0 or have to do it over while getting a detention for plagiarism.
If I turned it in for a...
That's how I feel about Asian, Indian, and Grecian art too.
I've always had a fascination with old school Japanese art because it could be simple and complex all at the same time.
As far as my...
Next stop: Mianus, CT
I don't think anyone has a problem with your opinion, Velement, but more that...
Compress charcoal compared to vine charcoal: Vine is a lot smoother, not as dark, softer, and can be smudged and erased better than compressed. I personally only used the compressed charcoal for...
Haha, this is true...I'll probably get brave some day. Or just try out ballpoint pens.
I just like nibs because the lines can be so varied and expressive.
I really need to do some searching...
Yeah, I figured I would first get my degree in illustration/design and then my teaching credentials.
I just need to find a place that I can get a license to teach in smallest amount of time.
Once I get some more time, I'll have to go through every entry, but I'm a bit short for time at the moment.
Anyway, here's a testing sketch I did last night [also posted in my sketchbook].
Ooh, yay~ Thanks Alleluia!
Been busy with work, but I get some drawings in.
Because I feel awkward if I don't.
Farting loudly in a silent and crowded room kind of awkward.
From my space bar.
I find Wikipedia to be a good source.
Book are pretty fabulous too.
I haven't seen much about it, and I've been thinking a lot lately about getting a teaching degree for art at a high school level and maybe college in the far future.
For the questions:
At the same time, I can say that you truly find yourself through God. D:
But ok, not looking for an argument or anything, just wanted to know about your stand point. o 3o
Pertaining to the little girl:
I've heard of the jerk before. D: I really am interested to see what she'll be doing 10 years from now.
This girl though, Akiane, has some real talent for her age....