Brandon Schaefer’s Sketching and Drawing Workshop is now open and it’s completely FREE to watch and draw along! Brandon is a California-based artist.  He’s always enjoyed drawing throughout his life and discovered painting within the last few years.  He shares his knowledge and adventures on YouTube and is working to […]

One of my students asked me about museum sketching, and I thought my answer would make a nice blog post: This is me sketching from Velazquez’ Las Meninas in the Prado museum in Madrid, Spain a few years ago. There was a near-constant crowd of people in front of this […]

In this article are recommendations of supplies for mixed media art and urban sketching. I’ve been using the tools and supplies mentioned below for years and I’ll share with you the pros and cons for each media. This article is written for art beginners and urban sketchers. Many of the […]