May
31
2014

10 Art Journaling Prompts to Try Out This Summer

Keep your Creativity Alive during these Long Hot Summer Days Summer is full of inspiration and provides some great chances for artists to grow and explore their own artwork. Art journaling is a terrific way to learn about your own artistic talent and grow your creativity on a daily basis. Here are some simple summer ideas to keep you journaling this summer: 1. Sunshine Draw, sketch or paint your love for the sun and warmth and bright days. 2. Fourth of July Fireworks Fireworks are so much fun to draw, paint and play around with on paper. Capture the strands of sparks with long, thick, curled lines. 3. Vacation Did you or do you plan to ta... [More]
May
17
2014

Practice with Gesture Motion Drawings

This Handy Exercise will Teach you how to Capture Motion and Perspective Just as an athlete must warm up before a sporting event, art journaling is the artist's warm up. A great way to stretch out your perspective and focus is through the art of "Gesture Drawing."   A Gesture Drawing is typically defined as a quick study that captures movement or action. Gesture drawings are typically used as a warm up for many drawing classes. Some teachers will have their students draw a model in pose in a quick time frame from thirty seconds to up to two minutes. Just like stretching, this helps the artist loosen up both physically and mentally when p... [More]

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