Man Back Bound

Creating art with a message can be a really fun and creative way to express your thoughts, beliefs and bring awareness to people about subjects you are passionate about. Art can be more than just putting pencil or paint to paper or canvas. I recently released a video sharing myContinue Reading

Probably one of the most overlooked process for an artist is paper swatching. We take time to swatch our supplies, yet we rarely swatch the supplies on the papers/supports we commonly use. If you have been around art for any reasonable time you have probably noticed that not all suppliesContinue Reading

Ever wonder what those numbers and letters mean when you get a set of graphite pencils? Well, find your answer here, in this video. Keep in mind that not all pencils are created equal and with the lack of industry standard for the grades, each manufacturer’s grades may not beContinue Reading

In this video I got over the importance of a value scale and a tutorial on how to make one. It is important to understand the value scale as this is what creates depth in artwork as well as perspective. This not only applies to mediums such as graphite orContinue Reading