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How to Draw a Water Drop

How to Draw a Water Drop

7 Tutorials on How to Draw the Human Anatomy / Body / Figure | Drawn in Black 39 Comments | July 1, 2008 Here are 7 tutorials I’ve found on the net, some better than others. If you know if any other good ones, please share in the comments! “Figure Drawing for All It’s Worth” by Andrew Loomis (PDF, 24MB) One of the quintessential books by Hogarth on drawing the human figure: a must have! Big Guide to Drawing the Body by Cedarseed on deviantArt Character Drawing by Tracy Butler The Human Body by J. Human Proportions by Don Jusko Many more Youtube videos by Riven Phoenix Human Anatomy by Rey Bustos 50 Clever Tutorials and Techniques on Traditional Drawing Advertisement Traditional drawing is certainly way harder than digital and it is true that people are able to progress much faster digitally, but one should learn the traditional type of drawing and painting before starting digital drawing, since it often lays out the foundation for screen design. This article contains a mixture of traditional drawing tutorials, drawing techniques and some methods for transforming and preparing your creations for screen design. Some are intermediate level and some are advanced tutorials that include general theory, useful tips, comic inspired art, sketch a pencil drawing, coloring processing, character sketching, shapes, proportional, perspective and much more. Traditional Drawing Tutorials Marilyn Portrait TutorialA truly fantastic drawing tutorial to learn how to draw a portrait of Marilyn Monroe with pencil. Portrait tutorialThis is a step by step tutorial on how to draw a realistic portrait. Traditional Drawing Tips & Techniques It's done.

How to Draw Fabric Folds Tutorial by Barbara Bradley Look for Several Types of Folds Five of the seven fold types--pipe, half-lock, diaper, drop and inert--appear in the abundant cloth of this Roman's toga. The more fabric there is, the more types of folds you'll see. TYPES OF FOLDS - An Illustrated Tutorial from "Drawing People: How to Portray the Clothed Figure" by Barbara Bradley 1927-2008 - Recognized as one of the best and most inspiring teachers of drawing in the country. She was an award winning illustrator, instructor, and painter. She was one of a handful of successful women in a male-dominated profession, although she didn't consider herself a pioneer; she merely did what she loved to do. Art Styles And Mediums | Wall Spin, The Zatista Blog Spiral Jetty by Robert Smithson (1970), The Great Salt Lake, Utah Photo via Wikipedia Via by Christie Chu: The Great Salt Lake in Utah, which houses Robert Smithson’s famous land work, Spiral Jetty, is facing the most critical drought in history. Water is dropping south of the lake’s historic low, set in 1963. Broken Circle (1971) in the Netherlands Image via Robert Smitson Broken Circle/Spiral Hill, 1971, video still by Benito Strangio 2011 © 2012 Estate of Robert Smithson / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn / VAGA, New York. Smithson’s Spiral Jetty is a 1,500-foot-long work created in 1970 during a drought and subsequently was submerged for more than three decades before resurfacing in 2002. Amarillo Ramp (1973) in Texas by Robert Smithson Image via Asphalt Rundown (1969) Rome, Italy by Robert Smithson Image via Smithson chose the north arm of the lake to place his work since the water levels are lower and the water’s hue is a crystal pink.

Teach Yourself Graphic Design: A Self-Study Course Outline Fortunately, it isn’t required to go to design school in order to be a graphic designer. A good foundation in graphic design history, theory, and practical application will help you hit the ground running. There are plenty of resources available in which you can learn graphic design on your own. If you would like to learn graphic design from the ground up, through self directed study, then this article lists some great resources that will get you started with your design education. 1. There are a few graphic design principles that effect every project you’ll create. Shape, Spacing, and Rhythm I remember first learning these basic design principles , and they seamed so foreign at first. The Principles of Design by Joshua David McClurg-Genevese What is Graphic Design? Color, Texture, and Imagery Understanding the basics of color theory is important and getting a feel for how to work with colors. Principles of Color Design by Wucius Wong Texture in Graphic Design The Basics of Graphic Design

A Bunch of Tutorials How to draw guide - learn how to draw How to Draw Finally you can learn from the best artists, anywhere in the world! Transform Your Art Skills in Just 30 Days - for FREE! All you need is a pencil, a piece of paper and about 5 minutes a day. Pencil Kings is the most creative art program in the world, and we guarantee that you will see results. Drawing the face is one of the most highly valued skills an artist can have, so we’re going to guide you through the process of learning how to draw great looking faces even if you are a total beginner. Every few days you will receive an email with key points to focus on for a particular feature of the face and a short, 5 minute project to help you understand and apply what you've learned. This course is for you - the artist that wants to improve! Targeted 5 Minute Training We know that you're busy. More importantly, you will improve each and every day without feeling overworked or bored. You’re going to get full access to some of our very best training materials. Printable Study Guides

How to Draw Anime - Art Of Otaku Charcoal Drawing Techniques - How to Draw with Charcoal Let's first understand what exactly is a charcoal drawing. A charcoal drawing can be defined as, 'The use of charred sticks of wood to make finished drawings and preliminary studies.' - Encyclopedia Britannica. It produces an intense and a very dark, velvety black line. Unless some form of resin or gum is applied, charcoal as a medium easily tends to get smudged or erased which makes it perishable. This special characteristic of charcoal is used in wall murals outline which is either drawn directly on a wall or on sketches. It is also used in roughing the outline of a large painting on canvas which is further completed by using something which is more permanent such as oil. The edge of a charcoal is soft and that is why charcoal tends to prefer broad, robust drawings. Techniques for Charcoal Drawing For more effectiveness and ease, charcoal drawing should at first be done with a medium-sized charcoal. Paper: Select a white, thick paper with a bit of texture.

2D Game Art for Programmers MS Paint Tricks | Tutorial MS Paint Tricks by Messenjah MSPaint is actually a very powerful image editor. Here's all the things about MSPaint you probably didn't know. Chapter 1 - Brush Scaling This is pretty much the most basic thing here. Open up a new document in paint, select the paintbrush tool, hold Ctrl and press the + button on the numpad. This technique also works with the line tool, the spraypaint tool, and the eraser tool. Chapter 2 - Custom Brushes This is the one that NOBODY knows - You can make your own custom brushes in paint! Here's what I did: Now, select that little image, turn transparency on, hold shift, and drag it around! Cool, huh? Chapter 2 1/2 - The 'Stamp' Tool This is something I improvised. So, I have this image of an old lady: And I want to put these leaves in her hair. Now, I could copy and paste all day, but there is an easy way around this. Select the leaf, turn transparency on, and drag the leaf to wherever you want it. :O! Chapter 3 - Image Scaling Now, say you want it smaller. Ta-da!

How To Draw Hands Tutorials So everybody knows that the hands and the fingers are one of the hardest things to draw. 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 Hand drawing tut by uchuucacahuate on deviantart. Excellent hand tutorial by alexds1 on Mr. Useful collection of hand poses by Chrissy Fellmeth Collection of female hand poses by artrush73′s Study of the hand in minimal style

How To Draw A Wave | Club Of The Waves 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! If you're like me, then you've probably spent a lot of time in high school class daydreaming and doodling a thousand perfect cartoon waves in your notebook. It's safe to say that ninety percent of us surfers have a habit of scribbling perfect waves whenever a pencil is in our hands. Hopefully the following pointers will help you change your throw-away wave doodles into actual compelling artwork that you want to keep forever. Remember, there are millions of ways to draw a wave and hopefully with these simple pointers you'll find a million more. Drawing a basic wave The following illustrations and captions by Bob Penuelas take you through the basic steps of drawing a wave… Step 1 Sketch in the basic shape of the curl, spray, foam and base of the wave. Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Add the rest of the flow lines. Step 5 Step 6 Tips… The importance of perspective