Online class with James Richards

Essential Techniques for Sketching the Energy of Places

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Sketch lively urban spaces pulsing with movement. Get step-by-step guidance for drawing bustling streets, impressive buildings and more.

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As an artist, James Richards crosses many creative boundaries. His work has been shown in numerous exhibitions and he's a designer, an author and an U...Read more

Lessons (6)

Finding the Perfect Place
1. Finding the Perfect Place
Meet James Richards and begin by exploring the ingredients that make a place perfect for sketching. From graphic elements to repetition and color to m...Read more
13min
Drawing People in the City
2. Drawing People in the City
Public spaces wouldn't exist without people. Learn some basic building blocks for drawing believable people and crowds. Learn proper proportions and u...Read more
20min
Buildings as Backdrop
3. Buildings as Backdrop
Learn to draw large impressive buildings without getting overwhelmed by the architectural details. Follow along as Jim takes you through drawing Denve...Read more
21min
The Entourage
4. The Entourage
The entourage is the supporting cast that brings visual energy to a scene. In this lesson, learn to draw trees and cars step by step. Then, look for e...Read more
21min
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As an artist, James Richards crosses many creative boundaries. His work has been shown in numerous exhibitions and he's a designer, an author and an U...Read more

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