scad art museum Founded in 1939 by Alfred Lion and Max Margulis, Blue Note instantly grew into a force on earth of jazz. A 1939 session with pianists Albert Ammons and Meade Lux Lewis in a very rented studio was the pair's first adventure into recording and jazz vinyl. Conventional "hot" jazz and boogie-woogie were the label's first releases. Blue Note's first hit - the infectious performance of "Summertime" by saxophonist Sidney Bechet, which Bechet was struggling to record to the recognized companies - turned out to be a breakthrough in the early days of jazz vinyl. The first lesson that students are taught in sketching classes is how to see and imagine every object as a shape. This helps open the inside in the brain which see's abstract forms and so detaches the artist from experiencing complex objects. It may seem difficult initially to show objects any particular one sees in a compilation of simple shapes, however, with practice the easier choice becomes. Seeing clear shapes is the foremost strategy for drawing complex objects in a very most effective and efficient way. Seeing the entire world in shapes will gives artists an entirely different view that over time results in a fluency of translating what is seen in to a 2 dimensional drawing or painting. Let's take the example of a person's head. People fight to draw this common subject of art since they really go to town information. However, the head is a simple shape, the nose an amount of circles and lines, the eyes half moon and circles, the cheeks, triangular forms etc and the like. Once your eye area are trained and practiced to notice such things, drawing becomes a lot easier and accessible to all artists, talented or otherwise not.