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  • Pocket Sketching

    Sketching on location is definitely one of the most powerful sources of information, joy, and inspiration for an artist. At least for me. I love to paint cityscapes--the buildings, roads, cars, and people. To collect ideas for my paintings I just walk around seeking nice views, great light, and interesting...
    Posted to The Drawing Blog by vova on 3 Aug 2015
    Filed under: Drawing Basics, sketching, Watercolor Painting
  • The Simplest & Most Common Mistake

    Let's talk about common mistakes we all make because if you are making these mistakes and are told to look out for them, it will speed up your progress considerably. I am using examples of my student's drawings from the masterclass I teach to illustrate my points. Drawing 1, figure drawing of...
    Posted to The Drawing Blog by Robert Stollar on 29 Jul 2015
    Filed under: Drawing Basics, figure drawing, how to draw, how to draw people, sketching
  • You Won’t Get Anywhere With Half Measures

    I've been told by more than one person that I try to see both sides of any issue. And my personal life aside, I can attest that I also do the same for art--I like to see it from all sides, materially speaking. That makes me a perfect match for mixed media art because you can combine so many different...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 26 Jul 2015
    Filed under: Drawing, Mixed Media, sketching, Oil Painting, Art, colored pencil
  • Free eBook on Painting & Drawing Fantasy Art

    It says a lot that summer is here and I am tempted to abandon sunshine and blue skies to sneak inside and spend time in the studio sketching and drawing. And I "blame" it completely on our new free eBook, How to Draw and Paint Mythical Creatures: Unicorns, Fairies, Dragons & More . From...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 23 Jul 2015
    Filed under: Drawing, how to draw, sketching, Drawing Basics, Art, fantasy art
  • Painting Bridges, Alleys, and Avenues of My Favorite Cities

    I was born and raised in the suburbs, with rural farmland and city centers nearby so I have an unbiased appreciation for both. I'm attuned to the natural elements around me and I love to be outdoors, but I also get so energized by the sights and sounds of the cities I visit or live in. And sketching...
    Posted to Artist Daily by Courtney Jordan on 12 Jul 2015
    Filed under: How To Paint, acrylic painting, perspective drawing, sketching, watercolor painting, Oil Painting, Drawing Basics
  • The Cover Up

    This is a charcoal drawing that I am currently working on of my granddaughter. She inspires me to want to only draw her because she is so darn cute! I'll re post when I am done with my drawing.
    Posted to Member Gallery by Roxann B. on 19 May 2015
    Filed under: drawing, charcoal, sketch, child portrait, charcoal drawing, charcoal sketch, Drawing portrait, child painting, child drawing, charcoal portrait, sketching, drawing original
  • Self Portrait

    pencil on paper
    Posted to Member Gallery by AlexisAnneGrant on 20 Feb 2015
    Filed under: pencil, drawing, art, portrait, sketch, self portrait, face, artwork, life drawing, sketching
  • Just another begginer looking for critique! :D

    Hi everyone! I must say that I'm not looking for anyone to tell me: Well, it's not too bad, I it's fine, keep it up! :D Nope, I need critiques. I know my drawings are terrible, so I would like to get some advices from people who know about this. I'm a 16 year old girl from Spain. I've...
    Posted to Beginners by Daniela75lm on 7 Sep 2014
  • I Need Art Advice

    After starting to get back into drawing I thought I'd post some videos on youtube to see what other people thought, I know it's not that good but I really wanted some advice on how to improve, however as I suspected, my channel hasn't really taken off with very few views in the couple of...
    Posted to Beginners by Bouy_ on 26 Jun 2014
  • See thru grid cards for analyzing your subject and finding compositions in the field.

    These credit card size grid cards are a convenient update on an old established artists method for comparatively measuring subjects and finding compositions in the field. They are up for pre-order on Kickstarter until July 6, to see them in action click HERE
    Posted to Drawing by Critter Steve on 13 Jun 2013
  • Kitchens and food a must see when traveling!

    Every kitchen is different yet we all find a certain comfort in them. Memories triggered by smell and taste -remembering feelings of warmth, love and caring moments. Another sketch in pen and ink done in the sketchbook that I use in my art class to share with my students. Being a public school art teacher...
    Posted to Member Gallery by Fahmikhan on 7 Nov 2012
    Filed under: drawing, pen & ink, sketchbook, sketching, art education
  • Manual labor still exits in its primitive form.

    Manual labor pull up with loads of brick and iron rods for making modern skyscrapers in a developing country, whilst still existing in past history! Quick pen sketches in sketchbook recording my travel this past summer to Bangladesh. I use these to teach about the different cultures to my students. More...
    Posted to Member Gallery by Fahmikhan on 7 Nov 2012
    Filed under: drawing, sketchbook, sketching, art education
  • Summer travels

    Went to Bangladesh this summer and did lots of sketching!
    Posted to Member Gallery by Fahmikhan on 7 Nov 2012
    Filed under: drawing, pen & ink, sketchbook, sketching
  • Re: Graphite- "Making of a leader"

    I have Parkinson's Disease and always seeking tips to improve (overcome) tremors in my hands while painting, drawing, sketching, etc. as I take plenty of Sinemet and Aricept for the conditions of Parkinson's. Due to cost of doctors and many other medications, my funds are limited when it comes...
    Posted to Drawing by Tremors on 19 Jul 2012
  • Anxiousness

    pictured an aged middle class man ,showed feeling of anxiety,apprehension,fear of life...what the world had provided you and ,now at this age, what will it provide!
    Posted to Drawing by Sohaj on 20 Apr 2012
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