Hi. My name is Tesa. I'm a stay at home mom to a 2 year old. I stopped doing art 4 years ago and just started back up in October. I would love to be an illustrator sometime down the line, but right now I'm focusing on improving- getting the foundational stuff down, learning how to work more from imagination and developing a style. Previously, I was too timid and discouraged when things looked crappy. I hated that I didn't have a style and frustrated that I couldn't do the things I wanted to do. This time, I think I can push through and be more aggressive in my studies.
Last edited by Grumpysaur; April 9th, 2014 at 07:34 AM.
Reason: Trying to figure out how to have a sketch book icon
Thank you for visiting my sketchbook! You're right to be checking out Loomis. When you can distill complex forms like those that make up the human body to the most basic volumes possible it becomes much easier to draw/light. And then from there you can customize them further to flesh out a design.
Your work is pretty impressive and I see you have a vision. I'm excited to see where your work is going
Hi Tesa, thanks for visiting my sketchbook! Your sense of lighting looks great, especially in your digital studies. Loomis is a great resource, be sure to check out his section on the face, I found his breakdown of it into planes to be super helpful.