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Drawing From Photographs – Online Course

Drawing From Photographs How to make amazing pencil drawings by hand. No drawing experience needed! Course Description Being able to draw is one of the most rewarding hobbies available. It is extemely cheap, can be started and stopped at a moments notice, and you can get some terrific results in a matter of minutes. But […]

Which Drawing Tablet Should I Buy?

Drawing Tablets – Which one should I buy? The days of drawing on the computer with a mouse are long gone. Lines were always the same thickness, the hand control needed to move a mouse in a smooth curve was insane! And the applications themselves were limited to say the least. Then, Wacom came along. […]

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30 Drawing Ideas – Never Get Stuck For Something To Draw Again!

Inspiration can be an illusive beast! However there are a couple of tips that I use when I want to spark my imagination. It all starts by stopping! STOP: ‘Seeing The Other Perspective’. Instead of looking around for something to draw, be creative, imaging what an object would see from its current location. It could […]

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Learn To Draw – Beginner Follow Along Lesson PDF

Learn To Draw – Getting Started Help support this site and learn at the same time: Learn To Draw – Getting Started is your path to drawing success! Getting started learning how to sketch and draw can be tricky. You see some great images from artists who have been drawing for many years and they […]

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Can Tracing Art Help In Learning It?

Can Tracing Art Help In Learning It? Quite often beginner artists get discouraged from tracing existing images. With the justification, that it is some how wrong or worse still cheating! Yet, there are two points which I feel can justify using ‘tracing‘ as part of your learning process. When using tracing as part of the study process, […]

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The Tablet Driver Is Not Running

The Tablet Driver Is Not Running Wacom Error Message On Windows Every now and again, computer decide to play up a little! I recently encountered an issue on my Windows 7 laptop when working with my Wacom Intuos 4. I would boot up my computer only to be greeted with the friendly message “The Tablet […]

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Need Some Inspiration For Your Next Design?

Don’t Know What To Draw? Free Unique Creature Descriptions Tool Design Challenges There is a phenomenon known as ‘Writers Block’, It describes the state of mind that an author gets into when faced with a totally blank page. For some, this can be overwhelming and result in stifling the creative flow. For others it can […]

Shading Techniques

Shading Techniques

5 Shading Techniques Whether you draw traditionally or digitally, there comes a time when every artist decides to take their drawing to the next level and the first thing to be addressed can your your techniques for applying shading. There are a number of techniques and approaches that you can adopt to getting lead on […]

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Innovation vs Ideation – Getting Out Of A Creative Rut

Innovation vs Ideation – Getting Out Of A Creative Rut “Innovation is defined as the ‘action or process of innovating’. Innovations are: a new method, idea, product or process.”   Ideation Definition Quite often we think of creature design and innovative, where we create new and completely original creations from nothing. But sadly this is […]

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Digital Painting – Black Eyes

Welcome to another digital painting time-lapse screen recording. This is one of my most viewed videos on youtube. Video: Process: When ever you are creating something unique and original, you need to make a conscious effort not to be led by what has gone before or what looks cool. To be truly unique it needs […]