You are here: Home » Grad School » Keeping drawing in perspective with a hypnosis audio

Keeping drawing in perspective with a hypnosis audio

Detail of fabric study drawing by L.S. King.

Detail of fabric study drawing by L.S. King.

It’s my third class for my MFA degree and it takes place every Monday and Wednesday. When it ends, I have to wash my hands otherwise I start looking like a coal miner for the rest of the day. I am taking a drawing class, Drawing I to be specific. And for those of you, old friends, who remember all those drawing classes from Shepherd, well I needed, shall we say, a refresher.

Turns out Drawing I is super hard, but so far (even on the days I leave wishing it was beer o’clock already) the class is sublime and I blame that on my professor. But perhaps the subtext here should be – finding a good instructor is easier written than done. A few years ago, when Radford University was in the throes of hiring a new drawing professor, I went to all the candidates’ public lectures. I based my review of the candidates on if I thought I could, in a positive way, learn something from taking a class with them. At the time Brent Webb did his, I told myself, “Yes. I want to take his drawing class.” With his hiring, the idea has come to fruition.

Fabric study drawing before the audio hypnosis.

Fabric study drawing before the audio hypnosis.

His theory is that drawing is a learnable skill and anyone can learn to do it (maybe the concept is like hypnosis – you have to be open to the idea). As for how well one manages to draw, that is an individual thing, too. Like any skill, the more you use it, the better you become at it.

With all this, I have scrutinized myself and my rusty skill set. There has been a lot of improvements since the class started in January, but I’ve noticed key areas where a little boost (or less unintentional eraser marks on the paper) might help. I am very, very slow and getting everything in proportion, just so … is a challenge.

I began to wonder if my transpersonal skills might help here – mainly self-hypnosis. This came about after I spent a solid day on a drawing. When I finished, the proportions were way off and I had totally lost the light source. Yes, I decided it was time to do create a new hypnosis audio.

So, I created my script using suggestion to see clearly how shapes relate to one another in proportion and perspective. It’s all pretty simple stuff. Then I recorded it, listened to it, and have more or less followed it up with other self-hypnosis, such as daily affirmations.

Has it helped? Sure. My speed at sketching out relationships between objects has improved and I can see proportional and perspective issues better, but getting them right still takes concentration and practice.

So, I’ve decided to share my hypnosis audio. Feel free to give it a listen (there are no subliminals, I promise, just straight out suggestions for your subconscious).

But, remember, this is for a specific issue – seeing shapes in their relationship to other shapes in the subject matter. And you should also have a basic knowledge of comparative measurements in drawing.

Fabric drawing study after using the hypnosis audio.

Fabric drawing study after using the hypnosis audio.

To learn more about this concept, I recommend Stan Prokopenka’s “Drawing Measuring Techniques:”

Click to download my mp3 hypnosis audio – N*tranced Subconscious Drawing School, Lesson 1. If you find you have good results, let me know. Also, if you have questions, I’ll try to answer them. And if you like the hypnosis audio, please share share it.


The Unwinding Path is the blog of L.S. King – photographer, want-to-be printmaker and sometimes hypnotist. By day she is an arts communications officer at a rural university (translation: photographer, writer, and media content provider), and most of the rest of her time she is an MFA graduate student at Radford University.


  1. Pingback: yeezy boost 350 v2
  2. Pingback: nike foamposite
  3. Pingback: yeezy boost 350
  4. Pingback: lebron shoes
  5. Pingback: louboutin shoes uk
  6. Pingback: nike air max 95
  7. Pingback: moncler sale
  8. Pingback: yeezy
  9. Pingback: yeezy boost
  10. Pingback: kyrie shoes
  11. Pingback: air jordans
  12. Pingback: curry 6
  13. Pingback: yeezy boost 500
  14. Pingback: yeezy shoes
  15. Pingback: curry 4 shoes
  16. Pingback: chrome hearts
  17. Pingback: polo ralph lauren
  18. Pingback: movies
  19. Pingback: golden goose
  20. Pingback: coach outlet
  21. Pingback: louboutin shoes
  22. Pingback: kobe 9
  23. Pingback: balenciaga shoes
  24. Pingback: off white
  25. Pingback: nmd
  26. Pingback: canada goose
  27. Pingback: birkin bag
  28. Pingback: jordan store
  29. Pingback: nike air max 2017
  30. Pingback: hermes belt
  31. Pingback: adidas superstar
  32. Pingback: fila
  33. Pingback: jimmy choo shoes
  34. Pingback: nike air max shoes
  35. Pingback: yeezy boost
  36. Pingback: nike air max 2019
  37. Pingback: authentic jordans
  38. Pingback: balenciaga shoes
  39. Pingback: cheap jordans
  40. Pingback: curry 4
  41. Pingback: nike air force 1
  42. Pingback: hermes birkin
  43. Pingback: curry 6 shoes
  44. Pingback: nike air max 97
  45. Pingback: kd 11 shoes
  46. Pingback: valentino shoes
  47. Pingback: jordan shoes
  48. Pingback: jordan shoes
  49. Pingback: air max 95
  50. Pingback: hermes belts
  51. Pingback: fila shoes
  52. Pingback: kyrie irving shoes
  53. Pingback: jordans
  54. Pingback: air max 270
  55. Pingback: moncler
  56. Pingback: vans shoes
  57. Pingback: air max 270
  58. Pingback: supreme shirt
  59. Pingback: nike shox
  60. Pingback: nike air max
  61. Pingback: curry shoes
  62. Pingback: yeezy shoes
  63. Pingback: jordan retro
  64. Pingback: jordan retro
  65. Pingback: yeezys
  66. Pingback: yeezy boost
  67. Pingback: converse shoes
  68. Pingback: goyard bags
  69. Pingback: curry 5
  70. Pingback: moncler
  71. Pingback: Yeezy
  72. Pingback: supreme clothing
  73. Pingback: yeezy shoes
  74. Pingback: Yeezy Shoes
  75. Pingback: Yeezy
  76. Pingback: Adidas Yeezy
  77. Pingback: MLB Shop
  78. Pingback: Yeezys
  79. Pingback: Yeezy
  80. Pingback: Nike Outlet
  81. Pingback: jordan 11 concord
  82. Pingback: supreme hoodie
  83. Pingback: off white nike
  84. Pingback: hogan outlet
  85. Pingback: jordan retro
  86. Pingback: converse
  87. Pingback: air max 97
  88. Pingback: nike air max
  89. Pingback: Nike Outlet Store
  90. Pingback: Uggs Official Site
  91. Pingback: cheap jordans
  92. Pingback: ferragamo belts
  93. Pingback: off white hoodie
  94. Pingback: hermes handbags
  95. Pingback: Yeezy
  96. Pingback: yeezys
  97. Pingback: coach outlet
  98. Pingback: Cheap NFL Jerseys
  99. Pingback: balenciaga shoes
  100. Pingback: spongebob kyrie 5
  101. Pingback: Yeezy
  102. Pingback: ferragamo belt
  103. Pingback: jordan 13
  104. Pingback: supreme new york
  105. Pingback: kevin durant shoes
  106. Pingback: kyrie 6 shoes
  107. Pingback: Nike Shoes
  108. Pingback: kevin durant shoes
  109. Pingback: supreme shirt
  110. Pingback: nike air vapormax
  111. Pingback: Yeezy Boost 350
  112. Pingback: balenciaga
  113. Pingback: Nike Outlet Store
  114. Pingback: supreme hoodie
  115. Pingback: nike air max95
  116. Pingback: balenciaga shoes
  117. Pingback: Human Races
  118. Pingback: nike foamposite
  119. Pingback: Yeezy 350
  120. Pingback: golden goose
  121. Pingback: jordans
  122. Pingback: off white clothing
  123. Pingback: moncler
  124. Pingback: yeezy boost
  125. Pingback: Pandora
  126. Pingback: Pandora Charms
  127. Pingback: Basketball Jerseys
  128. Pingback: Pandora Outlet
  129. Pingback: Pandora Outlet
  130. Pingback: Yeezy
  131. Pingback: Nike Shoes
  132. Pingback: Yeezy 700
  133. Pingback: supreme clothing
  134. Pingback: nike air max 90
  135. Pingback: timberland outlet
  136. Pingback: louboutin shoes
  137. Pingback: supreme clothing
  138. Pingback: adidas gazelle
  139. Pingback: cheap jordans
  140. Pingback: moncler jacket
  141. Pingback: mbt shoes
  142. Pingback: louboutin shoes
  143. Pingback: yeezy shoes
  144. Pingback: yeezy shoes
  145. Pingback: jordan 11
  146. Pingback: longchamp
  147. Pingback: yeezy shoes
  148. Pingback: yeezy boost 350 v2
  149. Pingback: supreme hoodie
  150. Pingback: MLB Jerseys
  151. Pingback: jordan shoes
  152. Pingback: curry 6 shoes
  153. Pingback: lebron shoes
  154. Pingback: vans shoes
  155. Pingback: Cheap NBA Jerseys
  156. Sohbet meclisi aslında direk olarak fiziksel bir mekanı işaret etmez. Bununla birlikte sohbetin veya söyleşinin ahengi açısından katılımcıların ortak bir fiziksel bir mekanda buluşmaları daha faydalı olacaktır. Tabi bu durumda sohbet edilecek mekanın katılımcılara önceden bildirilmesi de gerekir. Fiziksel mekan ayarlanırken katılacak kişi sayısı, ulaşım kolaylığı, mekanın sohbet meclisine ve söyleşi yapılacak konuya uygunluğu gibi kriterlere de dikkat edilmesi gerekir.

  157. Pingback: nike air max
  158. Pingback: adidas yeezy
  159. Pingback: kobe shoes
  160. Pingback: nike air max 2019
  161. Pingback: Yeezy 380
  162. Pingback: nike kd 12
  163. Pingback: coach bags
  164. Pingback: nike cortez
  165. Pingback: Yeezy Mafia Shoes
  166. Pingback: supreme new york
  167. Pingback: supreme hoodie
  168. Pingback: Yeezy Release
  169. Pingback: kd shoes
  170. Pingback: huarache shoes
  171. Pingback: Air Force 1
  172. Pingback: Bijoux Pandora
  173. Pingback: Kobe Bryant Jersey
  174. Pingback: Adidas Yeezy
  175. Pingback: duetosa
  176. Pingback: laviafla
  177. Pingback: evapter
  178. Pingback: sorrowline
  179. Pingback: solerbe
  180. Pingback: norcalsba
  181. Pingback: tiawards
  182. Pingback: sanbilizi
  183. Pingback: coreydc
  184. Pingback: fsweny
  185. Pingback: simetube
  186. Pingback: sqsmgs
  187. Pingback: bgbonus
  188. Pingback: cowesfc
  189. Pingback: moviezpk
  190. These are some great tools that i definitely use for SEO work. This is a great list to use in the future Freemax Mesh Pro Coils

  191. Pingback: murziez
  192. Pingback: hilbahis
  193. Pingback: zonagg
  194. Pingback: urtubei
  195. Pingback: deisida
  196. Pingback: rtnplus
  197. Pingback: mcsnetzone
  198. Pingback: ediquid
  199. Pingback: flaflooga
  200. Pingback: tatilcitur
  201. Pingback: madisllc
  202. Pingback: radiusm
  203. Pingback: romanoilo
  204. Pingback: viagra delivery
  205. Pingback: kiuhoki
  206. Pingback: ferrisstore
  207. Pingback: gliclub
  208. Positive site, where did u come up with the information on this posting? I’m pleased I discovered it though, ill be checking back soon to find out what additional posts you include. Used Forklifts For Sale

  209. I truly like your thoughts on the issue. I now have a reasonable thought on what this matter is about .. Roll Design & Chrome Plating

  210. Pingback: brucelaval
  211. Pingback: chicloca
  212. Pingback: bowiet
  213. Pingback: turiviaje
  214. Pingback: nissancl
  215. Pingback: pravolib
  216. Pingback: ufcfree
  217. Pingback: boncareusa
  218. Pingback: pacombat
  219. Pingback: bermaee
  220. Pingback: fanilista
  221. Pingback: mpishere
  222. Pingback: tlazohtla
  223. Pingback: caribhash
  224. Pingback: flindey
  225. Pingback: depoindo
  226. Pingback: glogon
  227. Pingback: cialis generic
  228. Pingback: feqahat
  229. Pingback: bsfturf
  230. Pingback: trinauinc
  231. Pingback: hokimerah
  232. Pingback: ecmsracin
  233. Pingback: bmrocks
  234. Pingback: detikwin
  235. Pingback: djenga
  236. Pingback: fbcont
  237. Pingback: scribchats
  238. Pingback: sitesvtt
  239. After reading this blog, I can say that another great writer in the making already. buy beauty products online

  240. Really appreciate you sharing this blog.Thanks Again. Fantastic. Major Depressive Disorder

  241. Pingback: discount cialis
  242. Pingback: sumafood
  243. Pingback: Canadain viagra
  244. Pingback: Get viagra fast
  245. Pingback: viagra forsale
  246. Pingback:
  247. Pingback: ciprofloxacin hcl
  248. Pingback: kamillesk
  249. Pingback: cgahio
  250. Pingback: rsbengg
  251. Pingback: dominiclb
  252. Pingback: tbconnor
  253. Pingback: hariharagro
  254. Pingback: brandiali
  255. Pingback: maeblooms
  256. Pingback: natiasud
  257. Pingback: rinajordi
  258. Pingback: soanuncios
  259. Pingback: nlmkorea
  260. Pingback: nautsat
  261. Pingback: hopcoz
  262. Pingback: mrchiizu
  263. Pingback: hultcos
  264. Pingback: virusloft
  265. Pingback: hondaview
  266. Pingback: croncas
  267. Pingback: baotinhoc
  268. Pingback: directscl
  269. Pingback: stcglaw
  270. Pingback: battlebrik
  271. Pingback: nasirahoori
  272. Pingback: eshwrites
  273. Pingback: swdhaka
  274. Pingback: enkuri
  275. Pingback: nlmluo
  276. Pingback: sericorse
  277. Pingback: cellardoves
  278. Pingback: dkebabs
  279. Pingback: nlmczech
  280. Pingback: monobrot
  281. Pingback: sksiberians
  282. Pingback: darzarzis
  283. Pingback: bordalba
  284. Pingback: songkolo
  285. Pingback: kmcases
  286. Pingback: kreshme
  287. Pingback: cpacurrie
  288. Pingback: taylorsifts
  289. Pingback: webmanisa
  290. Pingback: sasosauces
  291. Pingback: Nike Air Max 270
  292. Pingback: cazoletos
  293. Pingback: levitra vs cialis
  294. Pingback: monsterants
  295. Pingback: naltrexone drug
  296. Pingback: simtivo
  297. Pingback: faithask
  298. Pingback: kaewwern
  299. Pingback: flaresco
  300. Pingback: farsmizban
  301. Pingback: scriptmask
  302. Pingback: limoind
  303. Pingback: hotlimon
  304. Pingback: vesissb
  305. Pingback: wizdomav
  306. Pingback: sehrinet
  307. Pingback: Nike Air Max 97
  308. Pingback: nsihorwitz
  309. Pingback: viagra vs cialis
  310. Pingback: uzmanpet
  311. Pingback: tomecko
  312. Pingback: muroumido
  313. Pingback: purchase viagra
  314. Pingback: buy tylenol
  315. Pingback: chloroquine drug
  316. Pingback: Nike Shoes
  317. Pingback: top erection pills
  318. Pingback: gnc ed pills
  319. Pingback: vinosvin
  320. Pingback: thinkeet
  321. Pingback: ciruscg
  322. Pingback: boncarry
  323. Pingback: martinraes
  324. Pingback: tufcards
  325. Pingback: dorisburke
  326. Pingback: luisagaton
  327. Pingback: elhosh
  328. Pingback: suncalla
  329. Pingback: ratutoto
  330. Pingback: vekiltv
  331. Pingback: florisha
  332. Pingback: vizcake
  333. Pingback: celiatys
  334. Pingback: nusmata
  335. Pingback: tetlanews
  336. Pingback: ed medications
  337. Pingback: cariobat
  338. Pingback: ewgaar
  339. Pingback: bearbu
  340. Pingback: ductails
  341. Pingback: utahcarzz
  342. Pingback: daarolelm
  343. Pingback: norcodrene
  344. Pingback: theawco
  345. Pingback: mersinmasoz
  346. Pingback: lastpil
  347. Pingback: balzacmall
  348. Pingback: twaitor
  349. Pingback: visitfame
  350. Pingback: fitraves
  351. Pingback: matuteo
  352. Pingback: tostseks
  353. Pingback: soundohio
  354. Pingback: ersions
  355. Pingback: bezvabeh
  356. Pingback: natovka
  357. Pingback: siselup
  358. Pingback: smiltur
  359. Pingback: svbola
  360. Pingback: stcoso
  361. Pingback: lussaro
  362. Pingback: mundeinc
  363. Pingback: salesviet
  364. Pingback: vnuwill
  365. Pingback: lenzayas
  366. Pingback: limooh
  367. Pingback: nccolc
  368. Pingback: mazdakism
  369. Pingback: envifoam
  370. Pingback: wernerskl
  371. Pingback: saswimsuit
  372. Pingback: baankru
  373. Pingback: beanninc
  374. Pingback: kabreeta
  375. Pingback: hanoibnb
  376. Pingback: swccpa
  377. Pingback: caftravel
  378. Pingback: ehsonh
  379. Pingback: Buy cialis
  380. Pingback: levitra online
  381. Pingback: levitra 20mg
  382. Pingback: cialis 20 mg
  383. Pingback: casinos online
  384. Pingback: Adidas Yeezy
  385. Pingback: generic viagra

We would love to hear from you!