So Free Art Podcast Episode 44 - Studying with SVSLearn, The Society of Visual Storytelling ... with Transgender Artist Sophie Lawson

44 – STUDYING WITH SVSLEARN

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CREATING COLOUR PALETTES FROM PHOTOGRAPHS

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KEYS TO DRAWING, by BERT DODSON

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LEARNING THAT IS SPACED OUT OVER TIME, KNOWN AS DISTRIBUTED PRACTICE, DRASTICALLY INCREASES KNOWLEDGE RETENTION

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– Will Terry, from the SVSLEARN – Creative Composition Course

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