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How to use oil pastel sticks

How to Use Oil Pastel Sticks – Best Tips and Techniques

Containing intensely colored pigments in a stick form with a wax binder and an oil base, oil pastels are a very versatile medium with which both experienced and novice artists can make beautiful drawings. Although they are applied like a crayon to the drawing surface, oil pastels have excellent coverage and can make your drawings […]

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Painting Techniques for Beginners

9 Useful Painting Techniques for Beginners – anyone can use these

There are so many ways to make a painting! If you’re new to painting, this is the perfect time to explore painting techniques for beginners. Exploring the options and becoming familiar with new techniques can help you grow as a painter and develop your own personal style. Exploring techniques also helps you to learn how to […]

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How to make a painting

How to Make a Painting – Easy Steps plus 9 Pro tips

I think painting is both relaxing and rewarding, but if you’ve never painted before, the process can seem overwhelming. In this article, I’ve discussed how to make a painting as a step-by-step tutorial, including which painting materials to use. I’ve also written a list of 9 pro tips at the end that will take your […]

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How to use Pastels on Canvas 1

Tips on How to Use Pastels on Canvas – it can be done!

While most people think that canvas is the surface for art media like acrylics and oil paints, other kinds of media can also be used on canvas to create beautiful and interesting pieces of artwork. One such media that may be used on canvas is pastel. While traditionally, pastels are used on special pastel paper, using […]

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How to use Pastel Sticks

How to use Pastel Sticks to Create Artwork

One of the oldest artist’s mediums, pastels produce vivid colored drawings with a minimum of equipment. They are perfect for taking along on a trip or just for stepping out of the studio for the day. You can get started drawing with pastels with just a handful of items that are available at low cost.  […]

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How to sketch a face

How To Sketch A Face in 8 Easy Steps (for Beginners)

In this post, I will introduce you to the best tips on how to sketch a face in 8 steps. Learning how to sketch a face can overwhelming if you don’t know where to start or know what to do, but with my easy tips, and lots of practice, you will master this skill quickly. It […]

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How to make fan art

Beginners Guide on How to make Fan Art that’s kickass

In this post I will share with you the top 5 tips you need to follow so that you can start as a beginner, how to make fan art that’s kickass, from laying the groundwork, developing a style, stealing from others, removing all fear and sharing what you make with the world. The best artists […]

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how to draw braids

How to draw braids easy in 14 steps (with pictures)

Learn how to draw braids using my easy to follow steps. If you can draw rectangles then you can draw braids. Step by step images and a video to help you.

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How to draw a galaxy

How To Draw A Galaxy (Learn Drawing From The Best)

In this post you will learn how to draw a galaxy using some very easy techniques that I learned as a kid and perfected as an adult. They are so simple you will not believe it. Follow these steps and you’ll be the master galaxy drawer in no time! I like to use a variety […]

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How to draw bangs

How to Draw Bangs Easy (Pictures and Steps)

Learning how to draw bangs can be a challenge, especially when you realise that most hair styles have some form of bangs these days and that bangs are as popular with boy’s hair styles as they are with girls. Bangs are also very popular in anime drawing so learning to draw bangs is a must […]

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How to Draw Crystals

How to draw Crystals really easy in 7 steps

In this post I will show you how to draw realistic crystals that nobody else is drawing. I’ll be showing you how to draw crystals in 7 simple steps that even my daughter can follow. Skip ahead to How to Draw Crystals Step By Step if you want to get straight to drawing. Every weekend […]

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How to make art gallery labels

How to make Art Gallery Labels in a day like a Pro

All you will need to make Art Gallery labels is paper or card, glue and an inkjet or laser printer. At a minimum, all you really need are a couple of good quality markers like Copic markers or Sakura Micron pens instead of a printer. In any case, making art gallery labels is much easier […]

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