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Creative inspiration is a fickle thing.

One minute you have it, the next you don’t. If you’re a digital creative, one place to constantly find inspiration is on your computer desktop. The temptation for us all is to slap up one of those default nature wallpapers and call it a day, but how inspired do they make you feel to create and innovate? In this list, you’ll find some of the best desktop wallpapers of all time for creatives, with tips from an expert designer on how you can design them yourself. 01.

This wallpaper features a quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson. 02. Due to the blurry nature of the background photo, the white type could have easily gotten a bit lost in the mix. 03. While an inspirational photograph could have been used in the background, the solid color truly lets the typography and message shine. Smiley360 (@mysmiley360) Save Your Member Credits!

Save this month's two credits for just $17.49 each. You can use your Member Credits right away, or save them up to use later at your convenience – either way, you’ll pay just $17.49 per book! Get inspired. Get motivated. Practice. Improve your drawing skills! Get inspired. Get motivated. Practice. Improve your drawing skills! Celebrities portraits and drawings. Lackadaisy Expressions. Boy, I didn't know what I was getting myself into when I started this.

Lackadaisy 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... " Tips and Techniques for Pencil Drawing » OnlyPencil Drawing Tutorials. On the last tutorial we worked on how to draw tiger stripes.

Tips and Techniques for Pencil Drawing » OnlyPencil Drawing Tutorials

This time we will learn how to draw leopard spots.. Drawing spots is basically the same idea using similar techniques. For this tutorial we’ll be working on leopard spots. Continue reading One of the most popular questions i’m asked about drawing animals is “how do you draw tiger stripes?”. Continue reading. Stanislav Prokopenko - Russian Fine Art Painter.

Doodleacademy's channel. How To Draw Hands - Tutorials - Draw As A Maniac. So everybody knows that the hands and the fingers are one of the hardest things to draw.

How To Draw Hands - Tutorials - Draw As A Maniac

So here is a personal collection of different hand references, hope to enjoy it and never stop practice. Hogarth hand poses from Iron Giant (middle of page) Mickey Mouse Hand Model Sheet by Les Clark ca. 1932 Merlin hand poses via Deja View. Learn to, learn how to draw online for FREE! Doodlekat1. Discover How to Draw & Paint Whatever You Want. Drawing Lessons - How to Draw the Portrait - Drawing Figure - Drawing Still Life. Drawing and Painting Online. - Learn to draw. Art Instruction For Beginners - Art Instruction Blog Online - Free art lessons & tips. Free Online Painting Course. Pencil Portrait Lessons. In the last lesson on eyes we talked about the various problems that artists run into when trying to draw eyes as realistic as possible.

Pencil Portrait Lessons

In this lesson, we will begin the drawing process. There are two things that you need to do in order to in order to get started. The first is to make sure you are using the right tools. If you have trouble finding the tools locally, or if you would simply like to help support this site, you can purchase the tools directly from my Shopping Center by clicking on the Pencil Portrait Supplies link in the upper left section of this page. The next thing that you have to have is your initial sketch drawn on your paper.

Step One - The Pupil The first step is to draw in the pupil. Important Note: Make sure that you do NOT color in the areas that will be the highlights. Step Two - The IrisBefore we start drawing in the iris, I want to talk a moment about a technique called hatching. This image illustrates both the correct and incorrect usage of hatching. How to Draw - Free Online Drawing Tutorials - DrawingNow. We Help You Draw. Fancymarquis: my new brush u guys were asking for!!

We Help You Draw

Hope u like it ^u^ !! Thankyou for coming to the stream !! Luv u guys (Source: oujjou, via art-and-sterf) giobrowniesplace asked: I'm having a problem... Can our followers help? Doodleacademy. The Sketch Collection on Drawing Served. Online Drawing Lessons - Learn to Draw Online for Free. Drawing and Painting Online. Quickposes: pose generator for figure & gesture drawing practice. Sketchbook Ideas. Notebook Stories: A Blog About Notebooks, Journals, Moleskines, Blank Books, Sketchbooks, Diaries and More. Art Journal Every Day. Q: How can I find all the previous Art Journal Every Day posts?

Art Journal Every Day

A: Find them all listed by category and linked here. Art Journal Every Day Archive. Watercolour Pencils. Would ya look at that?

Watercolour Pencils

I'm blogging at night. That's weird. Watercolor Cards. If you have been loving the watercolor and ombre trend recently, you are going to LOVE this amazing DIY Sarah is bringing us today!

Watercolor Cards

She is sharing a sweet way to ask your bridesmaids if they will stand by your side on your wedding day. This DIY is so adorable and super easy! It is even more awesome because this technique can be applied to so many elements in your wedding (hello, fabulous escort cards and favor tags!) It’s DIY time again, lovely readers! Gesso. ©2004 - 2006 by Aisling D'Art Gesso is a useful option for art journaling. It's also used for painting and mixed media art. I use gesso often. However, many (perhaps most) artists never use gesso in their journals. Writing in your Journal. Sketchbook Ideas.