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how to draw anything

How to draw anything with these ultimate tips

Drawing can be a difficult and frustrating task, especially when you’re starting out. It’s normal to feel overwhelmed and frustrated when learning how to draw something new. You might not be sure where to start or what supplies you need. I have written this guide to show you that anyone can learn how to draw…

Naming art

Naming art the right way – my ultimate guide for you

Art is often a deeply personal expression, and it can be difficult to find the right name for your work. It’s important when naming art that it accurately and authentically represents what you have made. A good name can help people connect with your work and appreciate it more. In this guide, I will walk…

how to draw birds

How to draw birds in 5 easy steps for beginners

People want to learn how to draw birds, but they don’t know where to start. Drawing birds can seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. With the right instructions, anyone can do it! In this guide, we will take you through 5 easy steps to drawing a beautiful bird. We’ll start with the basics…

how to draw a sphere

How to draw a sphere step by step for beginners and kids

Learning how to draw a sphere on paper can be difficult for kids and beginners if you don’t have the right instructions to follow. When it comes to drawing spheres, many guides show you the most complicated way to do it. This can make it difficult for kids and beginners who are just starting out….

Abstract flowers

Abstract flowers – 15 epic art ideas anyone can do

Many people feel like they can’t create art because they don’t have any natural talent. This couldn’t be further from the truth! You don’t need to be born with a brush in your hand to make beautiful flower art. All it takes is some inspiration, and the right ideas to help you get started. Abstract…

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25 Inspirational Pencil Drawing Ideas That Anyone Can Try

Many people feel that they don’t have the natural talent to be able to draw, and so they never even try. This is a shame because with a bit of practice anyone can learn how to draw. It’s all about starting off with simple shapes and then adding details and shading for more realism. We’ve put…

texture in watercolor

How to create texture in watercolor paintings with these 17 ideas

The use of texture in watercolor painting can really add an interesting element to your painting but it is often overlooked because most artists do not know how to achieve this effect. Without texture, your watercolor paintings can appear flat and one-dimensional. In this article, we will explore some really simple techniques for adding texture…

when making an intaglio print

When making an intaglio print.. don’t make these 15 mistakes

When starting out in intaglio printmaking, it’s easy to make mistakes that can ruin your prints. Many artists new to the medium make common mistakes that can easily be avoided with some basic research. By following these simple guidelines, you can avoid making costly mistakes and produce beautiful prints every time. Before we dive into…

how to thin acrylic paint

How to thin acrylic paint the right way

I love using acrylic paint, but sometimes it can be so thick! It’s hard to get the colors just right. Acrylic paint is known for being a thick and heavy paint which can make it difficult to work with, especially if you are trying to create a thin layer of color. By following these simple…

grisailled

Grisaille painting – Everything you ever wanted to know answered here

You want to learn how to paint in grisaille, but don’t know where to start. Grisaille is a beautiful painting technique, but it can be difficult to master. There are many different ways to approach this painting technique, and it’s hard to know which one will work best for you. Grisaille has been used by…

imprimatura

Imprimatura in painting – everything you wanted to know, answered

As an artist, you want your paintings to reflect the light and colors in the most accurate way possible. When you’re starting a painting, it’s important to use the right materials and techniques to create a solid foundation. If this foundation isn’t done correctly, it will be difficult – if not impossible – to correct…

3D printing art

3D Printing Art: How New Technology is Changing the Way Sculpture Is Made

In this post I will cover some of the questions typically asked when an artist is considering the use of 3D printing when creating art and I will also provide links to video resources that show how art can be 3D printed. Traditional sculpture methods are time consuming and difficult. It can take an artist…