COMMON MISTAKES THAT ARTISTS MAKE IN THEIR DRAWINGS & TROUBLESHOOTING SOLUTIONS FOR CORRECTING THEM
Making Corrections to Your Drawings and Artwork - Tips for improving your artwork when you can tell something isn't right.
I seem to get more e-mails from people wanting to know about shading than I do anything else. Instead of talking about tips and how to shade, I thought we’d take a look at some of the common mistakes people make when shading their pencil drawings.
Common Drawing Mistakes and Suggestions for Fixing Them
Don't feel bad if you've made some of these common portrait art mistakes. They are very common errors - a lot of people make them!
If a painting or drawing just doesn't look right then the artist needs to find the problem and fix it.
9 Very Common Figure Drawing Mistakes, And How to Avoid Them - Here are the nine common figure-drawing mistakes, along with their solutions.
Common Drawing Mistakes - Learning to draw takes time and a lot more effort. It takes learning the basic techniques in order to come up with great drawings that people can appreciate more than usual. With the basic drawing techniques in mind, there are a great many drawing beginners who have continued to make the same mistakes over and over again. Here are some of them and what one can do in order to correct them.
Drawing : 10 Ugly Mistakes That Kill Drawings and How to Avoid Them - Here you go while you learn these mistakes and how to avoid them at all cost...
Erasing Charcoal Mistakes is Easy! - You can use ordinary bread, at least a day old, that is free from butter, lard or milk in its making, to rub out charcoal or crayon, erasing mistakes, and taking out lights from a mass of dark.
How to Fix an Inking Mistake Old School - How to fix an inking mistake with out using Photoshop (aka how comics use to be made).
How to Draw the Figure : 9 Common Mistakes - This article covers nine of the most common mistakes artists make when drawing from the model. I have spent over twenty-five years drawing the figure, which has helped me to define some commonly made errors. The art process is fluid and impossible to pin down with rules but if you wish to make a more convincing life drawing then these ideas will certainly help achieve that end. The following are the nine mistakes along with their solutions.
Stop Making These 5 Common Cartoon Art Mistakes - Most cartoonists aren’t classically trained artists (myself included), so we tend to learn as we go. Want to draw like a pro quicker? Avoid these common cartoon art errors.
Top 6 Ways to Troubleshoot Your Drawings - When you've been making art for a while, you can get so comfortable in your own style, and so familiar with your work, that you find it difficult to see problem areas. It can help to use some techniques to get some 'distance' from your work.
Top Ten Figure Drawing Mistakes ... and How to Fix Them - Top Ten Figure Drawing Mistakes ... and How to Fix Them
Top 10 Mistakes Beginners Make - Because drawing is often self-taught, you tend to keep making mistakes much longer than when a teacher is available to help. Here are the 10 most common mistakes beginners make when they learn to draw. Some big, some small, all fixable. Check and see whether these errors crop up in your drawings, and get some tips on fixing them.
WaterColor : Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them - The accidental effects and unpredictable behavior of different pigments are what make watercolor so interesting. This nature of watercolor also calls for watercolor painters to follow extra caution. In this article we will look at some mistakes that watercolor beginners commit and guide you on how to avoid them while making your watercolor paintings.
When You Learn to Draw People, Avoid These Mistakes. - As you learn to draw people, watch out for the tendency to assume things about the shape that you don't actually see. Without constant checking, it is easy to lose sight of what's really in front of you, and as a result, the drawing suffers.