Published: Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:15:31 +0000
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDraw your own picture of Santa Claus following this step by step tutorial from Shawn Encarnacion. Draw this traditional jolly Santa with a huge bag over his shoulder.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZWhich colored pencils will suit your needs? Here are mini-reviews of colored pencil brands to help you buy the best colored pencils for your artwork.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZFollow these steps to learn how to draw your pet from a photograph, and use the same principles to sketch from life, too.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDraw a Christmas tree on your own Christmas card or turn it into clipart on your computer - it's easy with this fun step-by-step guide.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDrawing Tips - find out the common mistakes beginners make when they learn to draw and how to fix them.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZIt's easier than you think. Start here with these free learn how to draw lessons. Work through step by step and you'll be drawing like a pro in no time!
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZWhat is a vanishing point in perspective drawing?
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDrawing Winter Scenes - how to draw snow and winter landscapes. How do you draw all that white? Here are some tips to help you draw those chilly, beautiful winter landscapes.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn to draw two-point perspective, step by step. This easy exercise takes you through drawing in two point perspective, one step at a time.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZPencil Sketching & Drawing: Types of Pencils to Use
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZBest Colored Pencils for Professional Artists
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZRead this article and find out how to learn to draw - from the beginning. This article gives you reasons to not skip the drawing exercises.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZThere's no 'one right way' to hold a pencil, but some methods are better than others when it comes to drawing and sketching.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDoodle interpretation - discover the meaning and symbolism of doodles. Why people doodle, what the shapes mean and how to interpret doodle drawings and scribbles.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn about the different types of drawing supplies and art materials you'll need and what you need to know before you buy them.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn to draw simple one-point perspective, step by step following this easy tutorial. Learn about what perspective looks like, and how to construct it in easy steps.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZSketch paper comes in all kinds of weights, sizes, sheets and pads. Here's a guide to choosing the right sketch paper to suit your style and budget.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZEveryone can learn to draw, and these drawing books for beginners will help you gain the skills you need.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZCharcoal - vine, willow, and compressed charcoal sticks and pencils, carbon pencils for sketching and drawing. An overview of charcoal drawing materials.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZWhich paper do I use for pastel and chalk drawing? There are so many different papers on the market, it's hard to know which one to use.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZHere is a selection of Android drawing and art applications to use on your tablet or phone. Read these reviews to see which one is good for you.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZWhat is the meaning of people and face doodles? Read how to interpret and psychoanalyze the meaning of doodle drawings and symbols in drawing.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZImprove your eye drawing by following this detailed tutorial exploring eye anatomy, proportion and drawing techniques.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZArt paper types - find out what the different types of paper surfaces are for art paper. Should you use plate, vellum, velours, or laid? Rough, Medium or Smooth?
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZAn understanding of perspective drawing is important no matter what subject you choose. It's easier than you think. Just start at the beginning, follow the examples, then progress to the next lesson when you are comfortable. Don't be afraid to experiment with perspective drawing. Your eyes will tell you when something looks right or wrong. Have fun!
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZImprove your pencil drawing with these quick tips and techniques - how to get better tone, use marks effectively in your drawings, and more.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn how to draw manga characters using a simple wireframe method. The photos will help you along the way to perfecting your technique.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZA range of sketchbooks for general use, as well as sketchbooks for specific media such as pastel and watercolor.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZHere's a guide to choosing an ink drawing pen to suit your style of drawing and personal taste. Take a look at some of the best pens and inks.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZThere's plenty of good photo editing software around, but what about software for creating art and drawing from scratch - without breaking the bank?
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZKeeping a sketchbook is something most artists do. A sketchbook fills various functions, and you'll find your own way of using it. But where do you start, when you bring home that beautiful sketchbook with crisp, empty white pages. How do you fill them? Try some of these creative ideas for getting your sketchbook started
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZNeed help choosing a pastel or charcoal paper? Here's my review of some of the best and most popular charcoal and pastel papers to help you make an informed choice.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDrawing inks - not sure which ink to use? Check out my guide to selecting inks for drawing and my thoughts on the best brands of Indian ink and Chinese ink for fine art drawing.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZWhich graphite pencil should you buy? With many options available to the artist, it can be quite confusing to know which ones to get.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZThe grace and elegance of cats makes them wonderful subjects to draw and sketch. Here are some tips to help you get the most out of sketching your cat.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn how to draw Manga style character heads and faces with this fun and easy character drawing how-to by Preston Stone.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZAre you wondering what those letters - the H, B, F - and numbers mean on a pencil? - Find out what they mean, and how they relate to the numbers on American writing pencils - pencil hardness and grades.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZNot sure what to draw? Don't worry, we have the solution, Here are pages of ideas for your art class or personal art practice. Get better ideas for your lesson plans or sketchbooks. Come up with something a bit different and start exploring art ideas instead of copying.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZThere's such a range of graphite pencils to choose from it's hard to know which one to pick. Here's what to do.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDrawing metals like steel, silver, and copper are easier than you think. This simple one-page step by step lesson shows you how it's done.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZStuck for inspiration? Before you run out of ideas, try one of these. Here are six sources of inspiration for drawing, painting - even scrapbooking. Sometimes when you look at a blank page, your mind goes blank too. So here's some ideas to get you started.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZA good reference photo is essential for pet portrait drawing, but too often, beginners try to do a portrait from a small, out-of-focus flash-photo from a bad angle. Here are some tips on getting a great shot of your pet so that you can create a great pet portrait.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZHow to you you choose a title for your art? What you title your drawing or painting tells your viewer how to approach the piece. Here are some tips on how to name your artwork, drawing or painting.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZHow to apply fixative spray - learn how to correctly apply spray fixatives to drawings - pastel, charcoal or graphite.
2017-01-17T11:15:31Zsymbolism of doodles - lineweight and mark making - interpreting the meaning of doodle drawings and symbols in drawing - psychoanalysis of drawings importance of marks scribbles and style
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDrawing for the absolute and utter beginner by Claire Watson Garcia - a drawing tutorial book review by your guide Helen South
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn how to draw a horse head in just a few simple steps, with this super easy horse drawing tutorial suitable for kids and beginners.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZThis simple horse drawing lesson takes you through easy steps to draw a standing horse or pony. This tutorial is designed using very simple shapes.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZHow To Use Colored Pencils Expertly For Your drawings and Masterpiece Sketches
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZFollow these easy step by step instructions and learn how to draw funny cartoon faces using simple shapes. So easy anyone can do it! No talent required.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDraw a simple sea turtle. Follow the easy steps of this tutorial to draw a cute little sea turtle swimming through the ocean.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZPen and Ink drawing for beginners - what you need to get started and how to choose basic equipment.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDo you need a special pencil grip to draw? Are you limiting your drawing by holding the pencil in some specialist grip that an art teacher showed you 20 years ago? Here are some examples of ways to hold a pencil for comfortable, effective drawing.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZA step-by-step tutorial on how to draw flame using line or colour, with some tips to think about when drawing candles, fire or flames.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZHere is an easy drawing lesson for beginners. Start learning to draw with this these easy drawing lessons. A piece of fruit is a good subject for a beginner artist, so we'll start with drawing a pear in graphite pencil. Give it a try!
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDrawing reflections is really as easy as drawing any other part of your subject. Find out how to tackle reflections with confidence.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZI Want To Draw So Here is Your Chance For the Absolute Beginner to Learn fast
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZFinding colored pencils tricky to blend? Read these tips on different methods of blending and layering colored pencil.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZFigure drawing proportions - find out the proportions of the average human figure heroic figure and how to measure them. Improve your figure drawing by using accurate proportions.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZWhat do artists actually do? If we believe the media and myths, we'd say they mostly swan about at exhibition openings and coffee shops looking very hipster and saying deep and meaningful things. But what do artists really do? Let's take a look at what an artist's life is really about.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZTips on selecting and maintaining dip pens for ink drawing and sketching. Learn how to choose, clean and care for your ink pen nib.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn how to draw the structure and correct proportions of the human head and face by focusing on the traditional rules of proportions.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn how to sketch faces freehand with this tutorial from guest artist Ed Hall. Ed shows you how to observe and sketch from life or a photograph to capture your subject's personality.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZWhat is the Horizon Line in drawing? The horizon line in perspective drawing is a horizontal line across the picture...
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZTest out your art materials. Find out what each pencil can do by scribbling and shading, so that you know which one to choose for different drawing purposes. Page 2.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZUnlike the contours in map drawing, which track across a surface, contours in art are outlines, drawn to describe a visible edge or change of plane.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZThumbnail sketching - find out what thumbnail sketches are and how to use thumbnail sketches to help with your drawing and painting. Learn how.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDraw this pretty Christmas Holly for your Christmas cards or holiday decorations.
2017-01-17T11:15:31Zthe meaning of shapes - interpreting the meaning of geometric shapes, doodle drawings and symbol analysis in drawing circles and squares
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn how to use basic colored pencil techniques including blending and layering to enhance your drawing. Learn how to shade, blend, and layer.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZHere are some tips on bringing your creative fantasies to life, drawing from memory or imagination, and developing your own imaginative art.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLandscape is a rich source of inspiration for the artist, and you don't have to be a tree-hugging greenie to be inspired. Whether it's an abstraction from landforms, a storm reflecting human emotion or an ode the wonders of mother nature, here are some landscape art and drawing ideas to inspire your creativity.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZGuide to drawing paper and board - make your choice easier with this selection of the best papers and boards for drawing with graphite pencil.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZIn art, tone refers to the degree of lightness or darkness of an area. It varies from bright white through shades of gray to the deepest black shadows.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZThe first step to successful pencil shading is to control the movement of your pencil, making sure that every mark you make on the paper works towards creating the shading or modeling effect that you want.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZCrosshatching is drawing two layers of hatching at right-angles in order create a mesh-like pattern. Used in various drawing mediums for textural and tonal effects.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZGridding up, or grid drawing, is a useful way of copying drawings when tracing isn't an option. This illustrated step-by-step shows you how.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZHow to draw a cute cartoon character. This step by step tutorial makes drawing cartoon people easy. Turn the basic design into a cute boy, girl or animal cartoon.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZHow to create an easy-to-draw cartoon elephant in simple steps in drawing by Rembrandt
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZEasy Drawings To Kickstart Your Masterpiece
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZGet control of your range of tone with this simple exercise in graduated tonal drawing.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZA visit to a drawing exhibition inspires some thoughts about modern art and the role of drawing in contemporary art education.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZImplied line is an important part of the artist's arsenal, especially in pure contour drawing when other modeling techniques are limited.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn how to use this method of copying from a photograph to help your overall drawing skills by training visual memory.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZInterpreting the meaning of flower doodle drawings and symbol analysis in drawing flowers.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZDraw Manga hands and feet using a simple wireframe method. The photos in this slideshow will help you in perfecting your technique.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZGet a free online drawing lesson. Learn how to draw realistic hair in graphite pencil, a key element of most portraiture drawing that can be difficult.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn how to draw a brick wall in Perspective - this drawing exercise helps you to practice using linear perspective techniques to construct a brick wall.
2017-01-17T11:15:31ZLearn to draw the human head for portraiture or figure drawing - improve your drawing with anatomical studies and points to observe when drawing the head and neck
2017-01-17T11:15:31Zcopyright - a brief guide to copyright for artists with links to resource sites page 2 - some common misconceptions about copyright, what is fair use, and what is in the public domain.