A set French Curves are only the beginning when laying out curves
Practice makes perfect is not a trite truism. Depth of Practice is important, and it can be applied across disciplines.
Success is not a permanent achievement. We have to continually work at maintaining it.
What to hit with: Mallets!
WILL IT LAST? NOT ALL MEDIA BEHAVE WELL IN THE ART WORLD.
Interesting techniques never go away; we just reinvent them.
Framing up a vessel is a worthwhile event to watch. but, if you've never hung around a boatyard or shipyard you are not likely to have seen it.