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December 15, 2019 0 Comments Uncategorized

Get a Tablet for Christmas: We’ve Got the Winner!

This year’s edition of Get a Tablet for Christmas is over, and it’s time to announce the winner—it’s Natasha from Bulgaria! If you participated, but haven’t won, don’t worry—I plan to organize this contest again next year, so there’s plenty of time to improve your traditional drawing skills to increase your chances! I’m not posting…

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November 26, 2019 0 Comments News

Get a Tablet for Christmas III

Digital drawing is amazing, but you can’t do it efficiently without a graphics tablet. The smallest ones are not expensive, but no cheap is cheap enough when you don’t have your own money, and your parents don’t take your passion for drawing seriously. They may not understand that this “toy” can affect all your future,…

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November 25, 2019 0 Comments Tutorial

Drawing 101: How to Draw Form and Volume

Drawing is an art of illusion—flat lines on a flat sheet of paper look like something real, something full of depth. To achieve this effect, artists use special tricks. In this tutorial I’ll show you these tricks, giving you the key to drawing three dimensional objects. And we’ll do this with the help of this…

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November 18, 2019 0 Comments Tutorial

Digital Drawing for Beginners: Color and Materials

If you want to become a digital artist, but you don’t know where to start, this series is for you! I’ll explain to you all the basics in an organized way, without assuming any prior knowledge about the topic. In this last part I’m going to show you how to paint different materials and different…

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November 1, 2019 0 Comments News

Inktober 2019 Drawing Sale!

Inktober 2019 has ended! 31 days of drawing, what a challenge! Being as disciplined as I am, I made it right to the end without skipping a beat. I’m tired, but also so proud! Here’s the result of my one-month work: If you liked some of the animals in particular, and would love to take…

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October 25, 2019 0 Comments Tutorial

How to Paint Realistic Scales Digitally

Dragons are my favorite subject to draw, but I don’t do it very often. Why? Because drawing scales is so time consuming! For many years I have searched for ways to draw scales faster without giving up on realism, and I think I have finally found it. I still have to warn you that it’s…

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October 17, 2019 0 Comments Tutorial

SketchBook Original: How to Draw Foxes

This post has been originally commissioned for SketchBook Blog in 2016. After the site’s migration, the original is no longer available, but you can still access the content here. Enjoy! I have shown you How to Draw Wolves. I have shown you How to Draw Cats. Now it’s time to learn how to draw a…

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October 2, 2019 0 Comments News

My Inktober Prompt List

I’m doing the Inktober challenge the third year in a row! My theme is baby animals again, and my prompt list is created by… you! Here’s how the list looks at the moment. If you have a suggestion that isn’t there (nor in the list from last year—scroll down to find it), feel free to…

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October 2, 2019 0 Comments Tutorial

SketchBook Original: How to Draw Bears

This post has been originally commissioned for SketchBook Blog in 2016. After the site’s migration, the original is no longer available, but you can still access the content here. Enjoy! I’ve shown you how to draw predators like wolves and big cats, and today it’s time for another group of terrifying beasts: the bears. Big,…

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