Hey all! Happy belated New Year! I've been busy and it's been hard for me to reply to messages. Thank you for all the kind words.
I wanted to write this journal entry because of this one message I received today.
" Hi, I'm dying to be this good (even "Average" would be nice!). Are these done at University? What if you're 31 and too old for uni? Is there another way?? "
I'd like people with the same question to know that it's never too late to learn to draw and paint well; even masterfully. It really is a mileage game.
Age can be an advantage and a disadvantage. My experience has been that older students tend to be more focused and tend to work harder. I was lucky
to have been exposed to awesome artists when I was a Junior in high school that set me on the path to drawing and painting seriously.
The stuff I learned and continue to learn and teach can be accessed without going to a fancy art university. There are plenty of great teachers ou