How to sketch a sphere

a sphere, sketched by hand, as shown in "How to Sketch Form" by Peter Inglis a sphere, sketched by hand, as shown in "How to Sketch Form" by Peter Inglis
The images are from the 3 minute video "How to sketch a sphere".

This is a real-time video. I don't really see the point of time-lapse art videos, except for the 'wow factor'. At Inglis Academy we're not trying to 'wow' people, but rather to show them that all these techniques are easy and quick with the right instruction.

The video illustrates a process from our course textbook: "How to Sketch Form" This course will teach you how create three-dimensional forms on a two-dimensional surface such as paper or canvas.What we will discover is that that brain processes patterns of dark and light to convey information about form.

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This is a demonstration from book 2 in our Drawing 101 course.

The soundtrack is Bach's famous Prelude No.1 in C major. Recording: BACH, J.S.: Well-Tempered Clavier (The), Book 1, NAXOS Catalogue No: 8.553796-97, Jeno Jando: Piano.
If you'd like to get a better understanding of this piece grab my book "Bach's Guitar: Master Chords and Unlock Your Right Hand".

The describes how to play this piece on the guitar, but it also contains an extensive analysis of the musical architecture of this beloved prelude. Get it at smashwords.

Bach's Guitar: Master Chords and Unlock Your Right Hand