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Anyone can learn to draw in 5 days

Unique ways anyone can learn to draw in 5 days (includes a 5 day plan)

Anyone can learn to draw in 5 days with my 5 day drawing plan and there are plenty of unique ways to do it that go against what your brain thinks is possible. You can try lots of ways that could be fast such as learning by copying objects around you, or tracing over images…

how to erase charcoal on canvas

How To Erase Charcoal On Canvas, 6 Easy Ways That Work

In order to create beautiful charcoal artwork, it’s sometimes necessary to start over. Sometimes accidents happen, or you may simply not be happy with your work. Luckily, there are several ways how to erase charcoal on canvas without causing too much damage to the canvas. Erasing charcoal sticks on canvas is very different from how…

best eraser for charcoal

Best eraser for charcoal that won’t cost much money

If you’re just starting out in charcoal drawing, it’s important to find the right tools for the job. One of the most important is an eraser. Some people might tell you that any old eraser will do, but I’m here to tell you that’s not true! When it comes to erasing charcoal it is not…

how to use charcoal pencils for shading

Easy how to use charcoal pencils for shading for beginners

Shading with charcoal pencils can be a fun and easy way to add depth and interest to your drawings. In this guide, we’ll show you how to use charcoal pencils for shading and give you some tips on how to get the most out of them. So if you’re looking for a little help taking…

How to label photographs for exhibition

How to label photographs for exhibition with easy examples

Most exhibitions require that all works be labeled with the artist’s name, the title of work, and the date. This is to ensure that viewers know who created the work, what the work is titled, and when it was created. If you are an artist who wants to submit your photographic work to a show,…

how to artificially age paper

How To Artificially Age Paper For Your Artwork – Easy

If you’re an artist, or even if you’re just starting out, there will come a time when you want to create artwork that looks old. I know I love to recreate aged paper to give my artwork an old-timey feel. Maybe you want to evoke the feeling of an ancient manuscript or give your work…

How to digitize artwork for printing

How to digitize artwork for printing as a Giclee print like a boss

As an artist, you may want to create a giclee print of your work. A giclee print is a high-quality reproduction of original artwork, often used for fine art and photography. In this blog post, we’ll show you how to digitize artwork for printing as a giclee print. Stay tuned for more tips on how…

How to sign limited edition Giclee prints

How to sign limited edition Giclee prints the right way

Are you an artist who wants to make limited edition giclee prints? Signing your prints is a great way to add authentication and value but are you doing it the right way using inks that will last? In this blog post, we’ll teach you how to sign limited edition giclee prints like a pro! Keep…

how to draw hand gestures

Master how to draw hand gestures and improve your drawing skills

Drawing hands and fingers can be difficult, but it’s a very important skill to learn. Hands are one of the most expressive parts of the body, and they can add a lot of life to your drawings. Learn how to draw hand gestures with this easy step-by-step guide and power tips that will improve your…

small bedroom art studio

Setting up a small bedroom art studio on a budget with these easy ideas

Many people would love to have a space dedicated solely to their art, but don’t have the money or space for it. Not having your own art studio can be really frustrating. If you don’t design your small bedroom art studio properly you will end up working in cramped and uncomfortable conditions. I worked out…

gesture drawings - female fighter

How you can improve on your gesture drawings – ultimate tips

You want to improve your gesture drawings but you’re not sure where to start. It’s hard to get started with anything, especially when it comes to improving your skills. You don’t want to waste your time or money on something that might not work. This guide will help you understand the basics of gesture drawing…

definition of shadow in art

Definition of shadow in art – Learn how best to use shadows in art

Shadows can be confusing and hard to understand. Shadows are often one of the most misunderstood aspects of art. Many people don’t know how to use them correctly, which can lead to a painting that looks flat and uninteresting. By understanding the definition of shadow in art and how shadows work, you can create paintings…