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Drawing. At the age of 67 I still have that book to refer to.


I remember that there was a lot of anatomical exposure in it , but it seemed really natural to me and it didn't seem to bother my church going parents at all. My other favorite was Foster's book on 'How to draw Horses' and I'm certain that I copied every drawing in that book. I also enjoyed making up my own ornamentation, kind of a personalized vocabulary of elaborate scroll work, sketching away with my pencil and listening to Nelson Eddy singing the leading roll in 'Willie the Whale' a story about a whale who's life's ambition was to sing at the met. Figaro, Figaro etc. Sad ending though, as I recall Captain Ahab was in the audience and harpoons Willie in the last act of the opera. Beautiful/Decay Cult of the Creative Arts. Yokai_jiten_2_large.jpg (1000×712) Gothic horror illustrations by Tatsuya Morino.

Artist Tatsuya Morino puts a unique twist on the great monsters of Gothic literature in a series of illustrations featured in the book Kaibutsu Gensō Gashū.

Gothic horror illustrations by Tatsuya Morino

Frankenstein - Mary Shelley, 1818 [+] The Fly - George Langelaan, 1957 Moxon's Master - Ambrose Bierce, 1919 The Hound of the Baskervilles - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1901 The Voice in the Night - William Hope Hodgson, 1907 War with the Newts (Válka s mloky) - Karel Čapek, 1936 The Sea Raiders - H.G. Morlock (from The Time Machine) - H.G. Dracula - Bram Stoker, 1897 The Flowering of the Strange Orchid - H.G. The Murders in the Rue Morgue - Edgar Allan Poe, 1841 Moby Dick - Herman Melville, 1851 La Vénus d'Ille - Prosper Mérimée, 1837 The Dunwich Horror - H.P. The War of the Worlds - H.G. The Terror of Blue John Gap - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1912 The Hunting of the Snark - Lewis Carroll, 1874. Satirical Art Drawings by Pawel Kuczynski. Fun Pic, Pop Culture — By Dave on 2011/02/28 1:48 PM These beautiful works of art are from Polish artist Pawel Kuczynski.

Satirical Art Drawings by Pawel Kuczynski

Pawel was born in 1976 in Szczecin. He graduated the Fine Arts Academy in Poznan with specialization in graphics. He is famous for his satirical illustrations that make you wonder about society, politics and all the biggies in life. Join Daily Picks and Flicks on Facebook You can order and buy his posters in high quality here. Via. NEW: Check out these wonderful map paintings. Lackadaisy Expressions. Boy, I didn't know what I was getting myself into when I started this.

Lackadaisy Expressions

I've had requests for some sort of expressions tutorial dating back a while now, so I figured, "Sure! I can explain expression drawing...and it'll be way better than all those tutorials out there that are nothing but charts of generic expressions. Yeah! Just give me a day or two to whip something up... " Um. Anyway, I found all I could really do was try to explain ways to teach yourself...and then add some pictures. The drawings of Leonardo da Vinci. Drawing Lessons - How to Draw the Portrait - Drawing Figure - Drawing Still Life. Drawing Tutorial: Male. Analytical Figure Drawing SP08. Sketchbookideas.

Acid Drawings.