A little sketching is an exploration. A lot of sketching is a procrastination.
Getting Real is the only salvation! :)
Sorry, going to have to disagree!
A little sketching is an exploration. A lot of sketching is iteration.
I love the part in Rework talking about sketching with a Sharpie in order to reduce detail. Something I will be implementing immediately.
A little sketching is exploration. A lot of sketching is an escape plan.
Try telling that to da Vinci.
One man’s “little” is another man’s “a lot”.
Hey!! I’m no coward, just forgot to enter my name :)
Going to the coffee shop is procrastination. Finding the source of the Nile by foot is exploration.
I used to sketch with a Sharpie in figure drawing class at AIPX. My instructors hated it but I agree with Jason + David, it helped lay down basic strokes that kept me from getting sucked into the details too early.
From the previous comments I can tell that it’s not universally applicable, but it resonates strongly with me! Thanks for sharing.
Presumably the sketching is in preparation for something that follows. If the sketch is a means to an end, ...