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Lifting Color: Two Methods -- This tutorial from Bet Borgeson demonstrates how an artist can make changes or fix problems in any colored pencil drawing. Techniques include using frisket film, masking tape, and burnishing tools. "From Aunt Wilmot's Things" by Bet Borgeson -- This seven-step demonstration teaches the many stages involved in creating a masterful colored pencil drawing and provides helpful tips for establishing a good composition, an effective range of values, and a variety of edges. Drawing Tutorials and Tips -- Brian Duey's online drawing tutorials focus primarily on drawing facial features and creating life-like portraits. His tips for attaining a wet, reflective look when drawing eyes are especially helpful. Mini - Tutorial: Instruction for Charcoal & Graphite Pencil Artists -- J. Drawing Tutorials -- Mike Malaska shares techniques for drawing shapes, lines, perspective, and people. Colored Pencil Demonstration of a Dog -- Brigitte M. Portrait Art Tutorials -- J.R. Related:  Drawing Techniques

DrawingCoach Drawing Techniques COLOURING TECHNIQUES PENCILS 2H pencils - Use ordinary pencils to draw and sketch. Colouring pencils - Use pencils to colour drawings and to draw the outline of designs. CARD Overlays/backing - Use card on top of card, you could glue together two different pieces of card and then place a design brief or something similar on the top. The card will be a backing. Colour placed on card - Try shading card with a coloured pencil, use a dark colour of card and shade it with a light shade of pencil. Use the result to back text/writing. Composite drawings - See the examples in class. Brush and fine line pens - see craft knife project Brush and fine line pens - See pen project. SHADING Line shading - see cylinder examples. Line Shading - see flat surface examples Full shading - shade from dark to light, see examples BLACK PEN - Use a fine black pen to draw designs. PAINT Try colour wash with water based paint. TRANSPARENCIES Use OHP transparencies to build up a drawing. Sketch with pens (black ink). 1.

Portrait art tutorials—tips on how to draw faces and portraits - drawing lessons, color theory, sketching people KarmaToons In 1988, an extraordinary thing happened in the world of animation. The film "Who Framed Roger Rabbit?"( Directed by Robert Zemekis, animation directed by Richard Williams) was released. It was also in 1988 that I became associated with the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon Art in Dover, New Jersey. The next year, Milt left the school, but I stayed on as an animation instructor and have since been teaching a course in what the school lists as "life drawing". What follows are the notes for my class. So, are we ready to start drawing? Click on page 1 below!

How to Draw with Charcoal-Charcoal Drawing Techniques By Matt Fussell What is Charcoal and How to Draw with Charcoal? Well technically speaking, charcoal is burnt organic material. Vine charcoal usually consists of burnt willow wood. Get access to ALL of our courses today...for just $1. Compressed charcoal is held together by a gum binder and is darker than vine charcoal. Tools for Drawing with Charcoal When using charcoal to draw, a few tools will need to be at your disposal. Kneaded Eraser - A kneaded eraser is a special type of eraser that is designed to lift the material off of the surface. Blending Stumps - You may also want to have a blending stump. If you are drawing on a flat surface, it's also a good idea to have a paper towel handy. Tips for Holding The Charcoal Vine charcoal and compressed sticks should be held differently in your hand than a drawing pencil. This allows you to make marks using your shoulder and elbow instead of with just your wrist. "Fixing" Charcoal Drawings Step by Step Breakdown Variety in Charcoal Drawing

Tutorials - Quick Sketch Technique Introduction Although we all like to see and admire well crafted illustrations, as a professional designer you will find that these constitute a small percentage of the work you will produce. As a designer your job is to create many and varied ideas in a short space of time, and to do so in a way that others can see and understand your thinking. A good sketching technique can fulfil both of these. When practicing to sketch it can be very hard at first to know when to stop, and subsequently every drawing becomes a time consuming rendering. It is important to learn not to be overly 'precious' when sketching. This tutorial aims to show a good technique for working out ideas in both a fast and readable manner. Perspective When drawing, a basic understanding of the rules of perspective is essential if you are to achieve a realistic effect. Horizon Line: This line, as its name suggests, describes the horizon, which is always considered to be at eye level.

the Figure Drawing LAB Pencil Drawing Techniques: David Lewis: 9780823039913: Books Illustrator Drawing Tutorials on Tutorial Outpost – Photoshop Tutorials, Flash Tutorials, and more! Create a wave text and shape using the warp effect in Illustrator. Click here to view the full tutorial. How to Create an Open Book with Illustrator’s 3D Extrude & Bevel Tool Click here to view the full tutorial. Ahoy lads and ladettes. Click here to view the full tutorial. In this tutorial, we’re going to use Path Tools to draw a shield. Click here to view the full tutorial. Adobe illustrator cs3 tutorial on how to make a gun or a firearm bullet related website graphic for a free template. Click here to view the full tutorial. Go Media shows you how to use ready-made stock artwork to put together a killer shirt design that is on time and on budget! Click here to view the full tutorial. In this tutorial, we will learn how to create a sweet trendy circles to be apply in your designs using Illustrator. Click here to view the full tutorial. Learn how to make a realistic 3D look glossy heart for a logo Click here to view the full tutorial. Click here to view the full tutorial.

Pencil Drawing Techniques | How To Draw... Pencil Portraits The first step in this free drawing tutorial is to master basic pencil drawing techniques and pencil strokes that every pencil artist needs in their pencil drawing tool box. This tutorial should take less than half hour, but take as much time as you need to get to grips with the different pencil strokes. Do it until you can do every stroke without too much premeditation, and you can understand where each stroke can be useful throughout the pencil portrait process. It might be useful further down the line if you can decide on a technique you prefer now, also. For example, I hardly ever use ‘cross-hatching’ in pencil drawing. There is no right or wrong. For this you will need; A PencilA Sheet of paper 1.) This pencil technique is the most basic of all, and can be referred to as a ‘ light outline’ or a ‘heavy outline’. You would use a light outline to create your guidelines and subject guide outlines, and can be drawn both with a ruler and free-hand. 2.) 3.) 4.) 5.) 6.) Enjoy!