Drawing realistic eyelashes is really hard to accomplish. You can just draw curved lines all over the eyes and expect them to look real. I recreated the eyelashes from a real eye and show you how I did it below. Follow along with the step by step drawings and instructions below to also draw realistic eyelashes.
I've always thought that one of the most difficult things to draw was drawing the folds in fabric clothing and drapery. For that reason, I decided to show you how to draw fabric that is draped over itself. There are a lot of wrinkles, folds, and creases to show you how to go about shading and drawing them.
I think the best way to come up with new drawing ideas is to look at other artist's work. It's hard to come up with new ideas every day, so I thought that you might like some black and white ink drawings and illustrations inspiration. The following inspirational ink drawings will open your mind to new possibilities in sketching and drawing with pens, ink, and markers. Yes, I put in some drawings that aren't black and white, but they are still one color drawings using ballpoint pens. Here are more than 50 inspirational pen and ink drawings, art and illustration ideas.
Check out my newest book on drawing faces. When you are learning to draw, you don’t need a picture or two showing you what to do. You need tons of pictures to guide you gently through each of the many steps. Too many art books make enormous leaps with little explanation, forcing you out of the zone to waste time trying to figure out what the “Teacher” did. With this drawing book, each lesson will include tons of pictures and instructions to help you draw the best faces that you can and I explain all the details so you are never left staring at the picture thinking – How did she do that? Check out my newest here.
In order to become a better artist, it's recommended that you keep an art journal or sketchbook. It's hard to come up with new ideas every day, so I thought that you might like some sketchbook art inspiration. The following inspirational sketchbooks will open your mind to new possibilities in daily art journaling and sketchbook-ing. Here are more than 50 inspirational sketchbook art and illustration ideas.
Learn how to draw a baby's face, from the front, with basic proportions. This technique might look annoying, but it is reliable and really can be quick if you memorize how to draw babies' faces. Drawing faces and heads really aren't as hard as it appears to be. Follow this facial proportions tutorial and you will see how easy drawing baby faces can be.
Learn how to draw a face with basic proportions. This technique might look annoying, but it is reliable and really can be quick if you memorize how to do it. Drawing faces and heads really aren't as hard as it appears to be. Follow this facial proportions tutorial and you will see how easy drawing faces can be.
Today I will show you how to draw a kitchen / room in 2 point perspective. This drawing has a lot of cabinets, a stovetop, a fridge, shelves, drawers, a sink, a vase, and a teapot. 2 point perspective (also called linear perspective) is a method using lines to create the illusion of space on a 2D surface. This 2pt drawing method is defined by 2 vanishing points that represent 2 convergence points and infinite distance away. We will use this method to draw a contemporary kitchen.
Today I will show you how to draw a living room in one point perspective. This drawing has picture frames, a window, shelves, a couch, and a table. 1 point perspective (also called parallel perspective) is used by interior designers because it is the easiest way to draw an interior room quickly. I think it is a great skill to have.
Today I will show you how to turn a circle into a 3-dimensional sphere, ball, or orb. In order to turn a circle into a sphere, you will need to use specific shading techniques to accomplish this. In this tutorial, I use graphite pencils, H, 2B, 3B, and 4B. This lesson will help you learn how to shade a beautiful sphere.
Here is a step by step tutorial for drawing realistic noses in 3/4 view with pencils / graphite pencils. "3/4 view" or "angle" means that the face is turned slightly to the side, but not all the way. Shading is a vital part of making a nose look realistic, and this tutorial will show you step by step how to shade the nose properly
This is the eleventh tutorial in a large series of tutorials on drawing facial expressions or silly faces. This particular lesson is on how to draw a cartoon boy who is extremely sad about something. He is sobbing, with tears welling up in his eyes and running down his face. We have broken this tutorial down to many steps, so hopefully, it is easy enough for you to learn how to draw.
This is the tenth tutorial in a large series of tutorials on drawing facial expressions or silly faces. This particular lesson is on how to draw a cartoon boy who is pretty darn annoyed, aggravated, irritated, or even angry. We have broken this tutorial down to many steps, so hopefully, it is easy enough for you to learn how to draw.
This is the fourth tutorial in a large series of tutorials on drawing facial expressions or silly faces. This particular lesson is on how to draw an embarrassed or nervous face of a boy who is feeling very uncomfortable in his current situation. He definitely just wants to escape and hide somewhere so he can stop being so ill at ease.