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How to Draw Videos. Get inspired. Get motivated. Practice. Improve your drawing skills! Basic Pencil Shading by Snigom on deviantART. What paper should I use for drawing with colored pencil, graphite, pen. In my classes, there’s a consistent question that comes up: “What paper should I use for this drawing?”

What paper should I use for drawing with colored pencil, graphite, pen

Oh, how I wish that was an easy one, for the possibilities are truly endless. There are so many varieties out there, and each one will create a different look. Here are some things to consider when selecting the paper for your project. A colored pencil work-in-progress drawing on illustration board First, what medium are you going to use? First of all, remember, this is a list I personally use. Here are the papers I use for graphite and colored pencil, as well as pen and ink (stay tuned–I’ll cover the substrates for other mediums in a future blog post). Left: A graphite drawing on smooth bristolRight: A pen and ink drawing on smooth bristol 1. For my high quality, professional work, I use what I think is the cadillac of bristol. A colored pencil drawing on suede board 2. Stonehenge paper is great for colored pencil.

That is just a list of my old reliables. Have fun! See you next week! Learn How to Draw. Dibujo / Drawing. How to Draw Eyes: 25 Tutorials, Step-by-Steps, How-To’s and Reference Photos on How to Draw Human Eyes. 9 Comments | August 11, 2011 Eyes… the window into the soul as they say.

How to Draw Eyes: 25 Tutorials, Step-by-Steps, How-To’s and Reference Photos on How to Draw Human Eyes

Below is a collection of resources on how to draw eyes to help you make sure your drawings have soul. Have fun! Tutorials UPDATE 12/10/11: If you’re looking for even more eye drawing resources, check out this great Squidoo lens on how to draw eyes compiled by Martin Stankewitz! Figure Drawing For All It's Worth by Andrew Loomis (p. 176) Drawing the Human Head by Burne Hogarth (p. 37) How to draw with pencil or pen - - Yahoo Video Search Results. Drawing Eyes. For a video version of this tutorial visit www.proko.com/how-to-draw-eyes-structure This tutorial is a continuation of How to Draw the Head from Any Angle.

Drawing Eyes

I will go over the structure of the eye and detailed information on drawing the brow ridge, eyeball, eyelids, eyelashes, iris, cornea, and pupil. The Basic Forms The Eyeball The part of the eyeball that is visible (technical term is Sclera) is commonly called the ‘white of the eye’. The biggest mistake you can make is to leave the ‘white of the eye’ white, when the entire eye is in shadow. The Iris, Cornea, and Pupil Structure of the Iris and Cornea. Drawing the Nose. Update 09-26-2012 – Above is a video version of this tutorial.

Drawing the Nose

For more video tutorials visit Proko.com and subscribe to the newsletter In this tutorial I will go over the structure of the nose and give detailed information about the bridge, ball, and nostrils of the nose. At the end, I will show a step by step of a nose drawing. The Major Planes When drawing the nose, I’ll usually start by indicating the 4 major planes – top, 2 sides, and bottom.

Anatomical Information. 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.