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Howard Pyle “What is Art?”

Posted in Uncategorized on Sunday, January 2, 2011 by Todd Shaffer

Howard Pyle gave a wonderful address on “What is Art?” to a convention of architects.


Illustration Magazine Online

Posted in Uncategorized on Sunday, January 2, 2011 by Todd Shaffer

Illustration Magazine has uploaded an archive section that has (for the most part) full screen previews of the entire magazine.

Drawing Resources

Posted in Uncategorized on Friday, October 29, 2010 by Todd Shaffer

Charley Parker has posted a helpful list of drawing books on the Lines and Colors blog.

Marco Buccci’s Painting Fundamentals

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , on Thursday, March 11, 2010 by Todd Shaffer

Painter Marco Bucci gives one of the best, simplifed, explanations of how to think when you paint in this short video.

Famous Artist School

Posted in Uncategorized on Wednesday, January 13, 2010 by Todd Shaffer

The Famous Artist Course was created back in the mid-20th century, and was a very robust correspondance course that developed the fundamentals of good art through units of study taught by well known and very talent artists.

The Famous Artist School is operating today on the same basic principles, and their program is very similar to the one introduced last century. It’s worth checking out.

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Greg Manchess Demo Video

Posted in Uncategorized on Saturday, January 10, 2009 by Todd Shaffer

Susan Lyon, Narrated slideshow demo

Posted in Uncategorized on Sunday, August 10, 2008 by Todd Shaffer

American Artist Magazine has a video section and I foundĀ thisĀ Susan Lyon psuedo-demo.