If you want to create distinctive vector artwork, then Adobe Illustrator is the best tool. If you don`t have inspiration, below you can see 20 great tutorials. Have fun.
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Few things beat a classic white tee. Throw it on with a pair of jeans, cork wedges, a long necklace, and you’re good to go just about anywhere. Best of all, white tees are such a staple that you can find them at just about any corner store, grocery store, mall, or pharmacy. Seeing as we love style hackery oh-so-much, we decided to take on the classic tee, and came up with 10 new ways to restyle, rework, and totally transform it.
Pansy by Samantha Bell Colored pencils are a fun medium for any age. Economical and portable, the effects achieved with these pencils range from very soft, muted artwork to vibrant, colorful designs. Colored Pencils
Murray_Cholowsky: Pen & Ink - Shading/Techniques/Lesson (1 of 4) Welcome to the world of ink art!! This will be an introductory article showing you some different types of line and shading techniques that are the basics for most ink drawings. I've also included a step-by-step lesson with a line drawing you can use to follow along and practice a few techniques. These techniques can be used on their own or can be combined in a single drawing, so don't be afraid to experiment with this medium. Unlike graphite, ink is a permanent medium that is not very forgiving as far as making corrections to your work.
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I have been working on a mural for a local elementary school, and they want to incorporate in their mural some owls. So, I have had to do a lot of owl sketches recently. While the final mural will be much simpler and stylized, I wanted to share a realistic sketch that I made for practice. I am marking this post as advanced mostly because without blending, your stroke technique is what will define patterns and textures. As this is just a personal sketch, and not for the client, I wanted to color it simply and more for my own reference. So, as with many of my personal sketches, my goal is to work quickly and with a limited color palette. I Like Markers
Hello, here. If you are interested in Prismacolor markers and their uses, then this might just be worth a read. I currently own a 144-piece set, and have run dry several smaller sets in the past year and a half. Prismacolor Marker Review by ~Prismacolorists on deviantART
Among these Pen and Ink resources you'll find drawing exercises and artist's pages featuring both traditional and modern pen-and-ink techniques. Drawing a Brick Wall in Pen and Ink with Tonal WashHow to draw a brick wall using pen, ink and wash. Hatching or stippling the brick or stone textures in pen and ink, with a dilute black watercolor wash to create tonal values. Pen and Ink - Drawing TexturesLearn how to create the illusion of texture and value using basic penstrokes. Examples of hatching, crosshatching, contoured hatching, scumbling and stippling in pen and ink. Drawing Pen Nib Selection and MaintenanceTips on choosing dip nibs for pen and ink drawing, how to use them, and how to maintain your drawing pen, including common problems, and how to clean your ink drawing pen. pen and ink drawing - tutorials and galleries
An Introduction to Markers By Sylver / Sylvia T. Leung. Firstly, I'll have to warn you that makers aren't everyone's 'cup of tea.' By 'markers' I mean the really good, professional kind, not Crayola or Pentel (not bashing the companies, just stating their markers aren't what I'm going to talk about.)
Art Marker Pens: The Best Markers To Draw With The best markers are the ones that are reliable and give quality results, but like anything the best markers are quite expensive, but there are also cheaper alternatives. The first markers are the high end and professional double ended markers from Prismacolor I've heard a good amount of feedback and read reviews on what people think about these art markers and the results are very positive, with a combination of broad tip and fine tips these are very versatile markers for drawing with. And the results when used give a clear color streak and produce professional results, although I have not used these myself yet. these would be the top choice based on others reviews of art markers.
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Tutorials I am always adding new tutorials to this page, so if you are a keen doodler, don't forget to subscribe to my blog so you don't miss any. The 'Dangerous Doodles' are designed to be simple and easy to follow. You may also find here some more complicated tutorials for the more confident doodler. Feel free to comment below if you have any suggestions or requests. Share these tutorials with your friends, and use them as starting points and inspiration for your artwork. I have provided these designs free of charge for you to use in your artwork, so if you could remember to credit my blog and link back to this page, I would appreciate it :).
10 iPhone and Android Apps for Taking Self-Portraits Giveaway Tuesdays has officially ended! But don't sweat it, WonderHowTo has another World that's taken its place. Every Tuesday, Phone Snap! 10 iPhone and Android Apps for Taking Self-Portraits
SEA-SAWS SEA-SAWS is fun for kids of all ages. Select photographs of natural and man-made objects, then arrange the pieces to create a seascape or an abstract composition. The BUILD tool helps you construct animated characters and set them in motion. (Shockwave, 7.5 MB) FACES & PLACES helps children of all ages create portraits and landscape paintings in the style of American naive artists. By combining visual elements borrowed from more than 100 works in the National Gallery's permanent collection, this two-part interactive activity offers an overview of American folk art of the 18th and 19th centuries.
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Gicons is a set of free icons designed by Guy Morris from Manchester,United Kingdom.GICONS are hand crafted,scalable vector icons for designers and developers. This particular pack comes with 100+ free custom icons in PSD and PNG format.All the icons are... Case is a stylish and elegant theme.
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