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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

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You never know what you don't know...
Sometimes it's better that way.
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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

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George Bernard Shaw said that without art, the crudeness of reality would make life unbearable.
Caricature pushes the crudeness of reality so far forward that we come out the other side of life.
um, I think...
wait --what?
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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It's far more interesting to not know where you're going when you start out.
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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.
~Picasso
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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

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Line quality is a direct artery to the inherent personality of the character.
Equal the pulses.
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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

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If you're not drawing the interior of the person then it's not a caricature, it's but a stylized distortion.
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Wednesday, March 1, 2017

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I may look like I'm listening to you with great intensity, but in my mind I'm really just sorting out the visual possibilities.
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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I draw with my right hand
I drink coffee with my right hand.
I switch gears with my right hand.
What else is left?
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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

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Areas of definition need to be balanced by areas of rest.
You shouldn't pedal all the time.
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Wednesday, February 8, 2017

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Winston Churchill had a dog that chased people on a bike.  
He had to take it away from him...
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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

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It's interesting to note that the 'Blue States' have a higher concentration of coffee shops within their states, and conversely, that the 'Red States' have much lower concentration of coffee shops within their states.
Explains a lot.
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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

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Getting lost is only fun on a bicycle and when drawing.
~don't do these two activities at the same time, however.
YOU have been warned...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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If your drawing agrees with itself, then it is not necessary for it to be correctly drawn.
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