New to drawing? As you develop your skills one area to focus on is shading basics and how to turn the form using light and shadow.
Inktober Is the Month to Explore Every fall a subject that fades during summer comes back with a vengeance: pen and ink sketching. A while back, one of our members reached out about sketching on mass transit, drawing quick doodles and sketches of people on the go. It reminded me to find the work of…
To celebrate Crayola’s release of “Bluetiful,” we have put together a list of some of the most popular art subjects, all inspired by the color blue.
Art is a proven mood booster for mental health. But is drawing or coloring better for tapping into the creative mindfulness?
I went through most of my adulthood thinking I couldn’t learn how to draw. I wanted to, but I didn’t know what the first steps of drawing for beginners actually were.
Drawing / Sketch: Charcoal painting
Drawing / Sketch: Charcoal on A2
Drawing / Sketch: Female dancer
Drawing / Sketch: Done on 70 lb. Sketch paper with PITT artist pens and a few Sharpie markers fine line in colors
Drawing / Sketch: I used waterproof India Ink on 300 lb. Watercolor paper and a few Farber-castell PITT artist pens to complete this lady. And some graphite sticks from Derwent 4B-6B
The Power of Human Figure Drawing I bring you your very own mini-encyclopedia of figure drawing! There is so much to know and love…and sometimes be overwhelmed by (?!) if you are just starting out with human figure drawing. Even if you have experience, it can still be a new challenge every time you pick…
Oil painting/drawing on primed paper