Time to give up on a sketchbook?

My current sketchbook has 240 pages, less than half of which I've used.  When I started this particular sketchbook I was rather excited and looked forward to using it.  Now, not so much. I've fallen out of the habit of sketching and I'm to the point where I just want this one done. I'm not one … Continue reading Time to give up on a sketchbook?

Low-grade vs high-grade materials.

We've all been there, it's time to replace some of your supplies or you've seen a new technique you want to try.  So you go to your local art supply store to stock up and find three or four different brands and grades of the item. Should you always go with the most expensive, professional … Continue reading Low-grade vs high-grade materials.