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The Sight-Size Cast

Darren R. Rousar   December 3, 2016

On or around December 22 I am releasing my latest ebook, The Sight-Size Cast. Contained within its nearly 300 pages is everything you ever wanted to know about Sight-Size cast drawing and painting, impressionist seeing, and the ways in which many of the ateliers that stem from R. H. Ives Gammell teach those subjects.

 
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Supplies For Cast Drawing And Painting

Darren R. Rousar   November 16, 2016

Some claim that art can be created with just about anything. Whether that is true or not, having the proper supplies will make the task far easier. In this article I list the supplies needed for cast drawing and painting, as well as some recommendations for where you might purchase them.

 
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Charles Wellington Furse

Darren R. Rousar   January 9, 2013

At age 16, Charles Wellington Furse, ARA (1868-1904) became a student of Alphonse Legros at the Slade school, London. Later, he attended the Académie Julian in Paris. He was a painter of portraits and figure subjects, lecturer and writer on art.

 
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Darren R. Rousar

Darren R. Rousar   May 14, 2015

Darren R. Rousar began formal classical art training when he was 16 years old. He has been teaching Sight-Size for over 30 years, to students from age 8 to their mid-80s. Darren is the author of three books, two of which are based on Sight-Size.

 

Do you want to learn how to accurately draw, paint, or sculpt?

First, learn to see.

Sight-Size is the best way to learn to see because it allows you to directly, and accurately, compare your artwork to nature
through a visual one-to-one relationship.