I would hardly call myself an artist in that sense; I doodle, I draw, I'm not a trained artist, I couldn't sit down and do an accurate portrait of anyone. ~ Rene Auberjonois Katie and I have been working on a new, expanded edition of the Essex architecture doodling guide so … [Read more...] about Is Doodle Art an Oxymoron?
We all have 10,000 bad drawings in us. The sooner we get them out the better. ~ Walt Stanchfield Isn't that a fun perspective? It's a reminder that there's no pressure. No perfect doodle. Not for a looong time at least. The sooner you start doodling, the sooner you'll begin … [Read more...] about Good Doodle vs. Bad Doodle
I’ve been doodling a lot lately... I read somewhere that your doodles tell a lot about your style... I tend to doodle odd figures, flowers, swirls and circles. What does that say about me? I have no idea. All I know is that when I doodle, I feel free to explore things and just be … [Read more...] about Doodling = Freedom
“I love jotting down ideas for my blog, so I doodle or take notes on all kinds of stuff that inspires me: the people I meet, boutiques I visit, a florist that just gave me a great idea...” ~ Maria Sharapova Essex, New York is inspirational. Really inspirational! In fact, I … [Read more...] about Essex Doodle Ideas
When my daughter was about seven years old, she asked me one day what I did at work. I told her I worked at the college – that my job was to teach people how to draw. She stared back at me, incredulous, and said, "You mean they forget?" ~ Howard Ikemoto I love this snippet of … [Read more...] about Forget How to Doodle?