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Monthly sketchbook: August

Posted on: August 1st, 2012 by Alexander Stanuga No Comments

 

Well it's been quite a busy month, and thankfully I've had plenty of time in transit on the tube around London. As promised in my last post in June, my goal is to maintain a monthly sketchbook post. I feel that if I do this then I will keep myself honest and above all, stay curious!

As one sketchbook finishes, another begins, thankfully a timely little treat arrived in the mail recently, I'm now the owner of a pocket sized Moleskin, thanks to the folk at the D&AD who included it in with my membership.... Read More

Monthly Sketchbook: July

Posted on: June 29th, 2012 by Alexander Stanuga 2 Comments

 

During my first trip to London back in 2005 to study Fine Art, I got into the practice of keeping a sketchbook, as a student on the course, we were required to maintain a regular sketchbook. The book was required to be small enough to fit in our pockets, so we had no excuse for not taking it with us everywhere, and we were required to sketch daily. We were occasionally had to produce the books for random check ups and had to complete at least 1 worked up drawing in the books every week. I've personally found many benefits to the practice and would highly recommend it to any aspiring Artist/Creative out there, for starters, no one really needs to see it, you are free to explore and make mistakes, and the more mistakes the better. ... Read More