Plein & Simple with John Burton, Part 8: Design & Composition
To award-winning plein air painter, John Burton, the gestation cycle of a painting starts with drawing, then value, then color. However, at every stage of this process, he considers design and composition--the contrast, value structure, shapes, even the brushstrokes! In Part 8 of this mini series, John explains what goes into the outstanding design and composition of a painting.
There are so many drawing prompts for the month of October. Thanks in part to the #inktober trend (now more of a brand), art prompts have spilled over into different art communities. If you want to follow along for 31 days of drawing, try one of the prompts posted below in the comments.
The spirit of the October challenges is simple. Draw something every day of the month and share it with the world.