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Gorgeous Hand Drawn Illustrations by Si Scott. Here you have a series of illustrations called “animals” by Si Scott.

Gorgeous Hand Drawn Illustrations by Si Scott

Every design is hand drawn perfection! You can tell he has an incredible attention to detail. Enjoy! Figure & Gesture Drawing Tool. Sketch Swap. A woman from inside out at VoiceDraw. VoiceDraw is a drawing program designed to be controlled using only one's voice.


Since no mouse, keyboard or stylus is required, it can be used by people with various forms of motor impairments to express themselves creatively. VoiceDraw is built upon the Vocal Joystick engine in order to process "non-linguistic vocal parameters" in addition to traditional speech recognition for providing continuous and fluid control of the virtual brush. Non-linguistic vocal parameters are voice features that do not correspond to a particular word or phrase in a language, such as changes in loudness, pitch, and vowel quality. A video demonstrating the features of VoiceDraw can be found here: The following is an artwork was created by the first author using VoiceDraw, taking approximately 2.5 hours. The following two pieces were created by Philip Martin Chavez, who refers to himself as an "Electronic Voice Painter. " The artwork on the left was created by Mr.

Drawing. How to Write like an Architect Video - Hi, I’m Doug Patt and this is how to architect.

How to Write like an Architect Video -

Today well learn How to write like an architect. The basic drafting tool for an architect when working by hand is a parallel rule. You can also use a t-square. I’ll be using an ames lettering guide to create the lines for the lettering. First we’re going to create our horizontal lines using the lettering guide. For example, you’ll notice the letters have some amount of incompleteness. Lastly, when making your Os, Qs, Cs, Gs, even 8s and 9s, the letters and numbers are simply combinations of semi circles. Now thats how to doodle: The incredible pictures that look like photographs drawn with a ball point pen.

By Leon Watson Published: 09:43 GMT, 24 August 2012 | Updated: 13:51 GMT, 24 August 2012 If you think these incredible images are photos, think again.

Now thats how to doodle: The incredible pictures that look like photographs drawn with a ball point pen

They are in fact probably the world's most intricate doodles. It may be hard to hard to believe but the pictures below are created using standard ballpoint pens bought from places like Staples, eBay, Amazon and, the artist says, any good office supply store. SKETCHES. Ben heine: pencil vs. camera. May 25, 2011 ben heine: pencil vs. camera ‘pencil vs. camera’ by ben heine image © ben heine ‘pencil vs. camera’ by ivory coast-born brussels-based photographer ben heine is a series of images that inject hand-drawn pictures within real-life settings to create a composite effect that is often surreal and highly narrative. manipulating the backdrop to host added elements such as real-life tetris blocks, floating speech bubbles, and an alcoholic panda, the photographs are an exercise in manual photoshop, always including heine’s hand which holds up the sketched piece of paper in the foreground. alarmingly accurate and crisply focused, the series puts great care in the alignment and perspective required to successfully pull off the optical illusion. heine creates seemingly effortless snapshots that are highly imaginative and contextual. image © ben heine via mymodernmet.

ben heine: pencil vs. camera

Drawing. Art 1. Optical Design. Drawing Tutorials - How to Draw Step by Step. Ruskin.ashmolean. Lessons. Drawspace Pro Lessons are designed for artists of all levels and educators, and are logically organized into resources and activities.


Eventually, all lessons and E-books authored by Brenda Hoddinott will be available here: four to eight brand new lessons and newly-revised older lessons are being added every month! Upgrade Now: Download all 310 lessons and 4 e-books! Try for Free: Download lessons marked as "Free"! 1.1.R1 Glossary Of Art Terms Definitions of art-related terms used in the resources and activities of Drawspace Curriculum (updated February 2013) $3.99or Upgradeto access all files 1.1.R2 Travelling Back in Time with Graphite A few fun tidbits of information about the history of graphite $0.99or Upgradeto access all files. Crosshatching. Crosshatching is the layering of planes of parallel lines on top of each other in order to create a gradient or texture in a drawing.


Crosshatching has an "old-fashioned" stigma, probably for good reason: drawing lines side-by-side, and then on top of each other, is a great solution to a problem inherent in pen & ink drawing and printmaking: How do you make a drawing tonal if all you have to work with is black and white? With digital tools at our disposal, as well as relatively new products like Zipotone, Craftint and DuoShade, it's easy to see why crosshatching isn't considered cutting edge.

Lessons. Lessons. Drawspace Pro Lessons are designed for artists of all levels and educators, and are logically organized into resources and activities.


40 Free Tutorials on Advanced Drawing Techniques. Draw Something Every Day #046. Fledgling 2005 - On the Cutting Edge Exhibition. Drawing. How to Draw Hands. This short tutorial is a just a small taste of a larger and much more in-depth book I wrote called The Mad Art of Caricature!

How to Draw Hands

The book is 175 full-color pages, lavishly illustrated and contains greatly expanded explanations of the concepts presented in this tutorials, as well and a great deal of additional material on caricaturing other facial features, posture, hands, expression and more, techniques on drawing from live models, doing caricature for freelance illustration and for MAD Magazine. How To Draw Expressions. Boy, I didn't know what I was getting myself into when I started this.

How To Draw Expressions

I've had requests for some sort of expressions tutorial dating back a while now, so I figured, "Sure! I can explain expression drawing...and it'll be way better than all those tutorials out there that are nothing but charts of generic expressions. Yeah! Just give me a day or two to whip something up... " Um. Anyway, I found all I could really do was try to explain ways to teach yourself...and then add some pictures. The hand. The hands are a notorious source of frustration. This section won't concentrate on the muscle structure, since the hand is very complex in this regard, and knowing this won't help much in drawing them. Instead, we'll look at proportions, range of motion, and possible simplifications. Structure and proportions Figure 2.20. Bone structure and proportions of the hand. Foreshortening Tricks. Hi folks! Big Time Attic: Cartooning Tips and Tricks: Crosshatching.

How To Draw A Wave. This art tutorial, kindly donated by surfing comic strip illustrator and surf artist Bob Penuelas covers how to draw a wave the Wilbur Kookmeyer way!