02 Aug '18, 1pm

Looking for advice on a daily sketching practice. Share what works for you!

Suhita, I have various strategies that work for me. 1. Reminding my self often that drawing feeds my spirit and that I need to keep drawing to maintain my skill level (such as it is). Drawing is its own reward. 2. Subscribing to blogs by several of my favorite artists helps to keep me mindful of my goal to draw often. And I get to learn about their techniques, approaches to problem-solving , etc. 3. To help motivate me I belong to several groups with whom I sketch/draw on a weekly/biweekly/monthly basis. Being with others that share my love of drawing helps me. Plus I get to socialize a bit, explore Santa Clara Valley, and prevent the isolation that can creep in when working from home. 4. Participating occasionally in online challenges helps keep me motivated–even if I only achieve 50% or less of the challenge. Plus I learn from others. 5. I carry a small sketchbook, about...

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