Saturday, December 11, 2010

Snoopy (Charles Schultz) Museum Trip

For the holidays, we went to visit the Snoopy Museum in Santa Rosa. It is adjacent to the Redwood Empire Ice Rink, which Schultz started with his wife.

The museum has a little of interesting memorabilia (including some items that I once owned as a child).

Sunday, December 05, 2010

I've been reading "Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain"

I remember reading Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain when I was in Junior High, but I don't really remember how much drawing I did as a result.  But it insired to try a quick drawing, so I picked up the Ford Edge mailer I got today:



So I probably need to work on the perspective a bit, but at least I remember some of the things about "switching to R-mode".  Maybe I should try "switching to R-mode" more often...

A picture of IEC Table rotations

I have always struggled with a mental picture to help understand how rotation directions work in IEC table coordinates.  As we were looking...