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Learn to Draw Anything with Ease and Confidence

Learn to Draw Anything with Ease and Confidence
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How to Draw the Nose | Stan Prokopenkos Blog - StumbleUpon Update 09-26-2012 – Above is a video version of this tutorial. 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. The Major Planes When drawing the nose, I’ll usually start by indicating the 4 major planes – top, 2 sides, and bottom. Anatomical Information I think the anatomical shapes in the nose are really interesting. The Minor Planes It’s important to memorize the subtle plane changes in all the different part of the nose. Minor Planes of the Bridge The Glabella is shaped like a keystone. Minor Planes of the Ball The ball of the nose isn’t perfectly round, but has very distinct plane changes. Minor planes of the Nostrils The nostrils, also called wings, curl under themselves similar to the septum. The hole of the nostrils often appears as a sideways comma shape with a sharp edge at the top, and softer edge at the bottom. 4.

How to draw tattoos, step by step, pop culture, with our FREE online drawing tutorials! One of the more popular things being done nowadays is body tattooing. The art of tattoo has been a big part of so many cultures around the world and in most cases individuals will get their bodies permanently inked to make a statement, as a symbol of achievement, or to just show ranking in tribes, and packs. This section is one of the more popular that is listed on Dragoart because there is tons of tutorials that teach you "how to draw tattoos", step by step. There is so many different types of tattoo art to choose from when selecting the right design for you. In the United States a person, male or female, has to be eighteen years old or come in with a parent to prove consent before you can even think about getting some art inked on the body.

How to Draw a Portrait of the Head - StumbleUpon The most important part of a drawing is the start, not the finish. This tutorial will focus on how to start a portrait drawing, using basic blocking-in techniques. When drawing a portrait from life, you don’t want to just jump-in and draw. In addition, whenever I do a head study, or a portrait, I don’t start out by trying to capture a “likeness.” Here is my process for drawing portraits: 1. Mark the top of skull, not the hair, then locate the line of the chin, mark the back of the skull and two lines for the angles of the front of the skull. Look for the bone structure of the skull not the features of the face—that will come later. 2. Divide the head into thirds: one third is from the top of the head to the top of the eye socket; the second is from the top of the eye socket to the base of the nose; and the third is from the base of the nose to the bottom of the chin. Next, locate the position of the eyes and the middle of the ears. 3. 4. 5. For more drawings and tips from H.

How to install Android on the HP TouchPad | Analysis | Features Posted on 17 Oct 2011 at 10:22 Darien Graham-Smith reveals how you can install Android on the HP TouchPad using CyanogenMod's alpha release If you were lucky enough to get your hands on a cheap HP TouchPad a few months ago – or even if you paid full price – you’ve probably been waiting for a way to install Android on it. In this feature we’ll tell you what to expect, what works and what doesn’t, and – if you’re feeling brave – how to install it yourself. Android on the TouchPad The TouchPad hardware is more than capable of running Android. The CyanogenMod Android build includes a few interface tweaks and features not normally found on stock Android devices, such as improved gesture support and an incognito browsing mode. Android on the TouchPad therefore looks and feels a bit like using an outsized phone; and in fact all the phone and SMS apps and settings are still present in this alpha release, though of course they’re not functional. What works, and what doesn’t

picture lampshades PINTEREST UPDATE: This is a post from 2010. I do not take custom orders, only the tutorial is available. The lamps have held up wonderfully. As many of you requested, Marie is sharing a little tutorial here on how she made her lampshades. Marie is happy to do custom orders for those that prefer buying over making! * LAMPSHADE – Hobby Lobby carries self-adhesive shades & nightlights, Target has some smaller lamps for $19 that would be perfect for this project, I’ve found some lamps & shades on Craigslist. * GLUE – I used a hot glue gun for the first lamp. * VELLUM – I buy this in packs of 20 (I think) in the scrapbooking section of Hobby Lobby. * CRAFT KNIFE OR SCISSORS, PENCIL & RULER – to trim the vellum, I used a ruler and pencil to mark the cut lines & then used a craft knife and self-healing mat to cut the vellum. * PHOTOS – I used a free program called Picasa to make the photo collage (I believe this program is made by Google, check their page of programs if you are interested).

Super Fun Photo Transfer Projects By gabrielleblair | Have you ever done a photo transfer project? I think they can be really fun and there are tons of different methods and ideas you can try. I’ve gathered together 21 of them below, click through and get inspired! nggallery id=’122970′ Lead Photo Credit: Madison Wisconsin Living Read more from Gabrielle on DesignMom.com. Join Gabrielle on Facebook and Twitter for updates. 24 ways to decorate your home using a Sharpie 18 family pictures you’ll actually want to recreate 25 beauty products you can make in your kitchen 10 genius ways to repurpose old furniture 25 clever ideas for hosting a summer party

Acrylic Paint Transfer Supplies needed: Acrylic dabbers, photocopy of an image, water spritzer bottle, paintbrush, card stock, craft sheet and heat tool (optional) Take the lid off the dabbers and brush the paint onto the card stock, ensure you get a good coverage Take your photocopied image ( remember that you will get a reverse of the image, so don't use bold words), flip it over and place it in the acrylic. Lightly press it down making sure it's smooth and not wrinkled Leave to air dry for at least 15 minutes and then if you wish give it a blast with the heat tool Only move onto this step when you are sure your paint is completely dryTake your water filled spritzer bottle, spray the back of the paper no more than two squirts, you don't want it too wet Next start to rub the paper very gently with your finger Keep rubbing and extra spritzing if you need too Eventually you will get rid of all the paper, but it does take a bit of patience as you have to be careful not to wet it too much and rub the image away

Fun with Foam Printing - Easy Tutorial I loved this idea because not only can you recycle these horrid polystyrene containers, but the process is really simple. You could even use tracing paper and trace your design so you don't even need to be able to draw. You could make a whole series of cards like this or just a colorful print to hang on your wall and cheer up the place. Materials needed: Foam or polystyrene container pencil paint or ink small roller 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Happy printing! Original image courtesy of themetapicture

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