In his opening Keynote remarks, Tom emphasized
the importance of a firm foundation and knowing
what you wanted to do and why you wanted to do
Tom also believes in not taking himself too seriously
but takes his work very seriously.
During the course of the day Tom gave four separate
presentations. There were hundreds of images.
These dealt with: Drawing, Light & Shade &
Color, Form & Texture and Perspective.
Here Tom discussed his use of color in a large
Although the live demonstration had to be done
under an artificial light, Tom used slides like
this to illustrate the color variations seen in
skin tones under natural light. Above a real hand
and arm are contrasted with the dull monochrome
tones of a manikin arm.