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I particularly like this one for some reason.
With the gesture and contour, he explains a lot. I haven't gotten to the mass drawings, whatever those are. The master drawings, I think, may be there to show you that what your studying...
I will try to scan a few things tomorrow, but any thoughts on the wandering? I think I should just try to listen to him more when he says, "Be guided more by the sense of touch than by sight." All...
Maybe I should focus on my breathing? I keep thinking that the trick instead is to really feel the pencil. I think I tried that and it worked.
I am working through the book and I think it'd be a little encouraging to start a thread about this.
Kimon Nicolaides' book is excellent, because it seems to focus on sight--not pictures, not...
I love the hawk. All of these are great. But do other things too.
It made me realize that my thinking was clouding my seeing. It's a "basic" idea, but basic ideas are extremely important of course.
I think you might be focusing more on how the figure looks than on what it is doing. They look very neat for the kind of gesture drawings Kimon Nicolaides is asking for.
And it doesn't have to be...