One of my New Year's Resolutions is to draw every day. Whether it's for just 30 minutes or 3 hours, the practice of drawing will undoubtedly make any artist a better painter, sculptor, and even a better photographer. Drawing helps you see better. To quote Maurice Grosser from Betty Edwards' book, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, "The painter draws with his eyes, not with his hands."
Here are some thumbnails and preliminary sketches I've done this week.