Fun with an Actual Pencil!
It seems like every time I post one of these “Daily Coronacature” sketches SOMEONE asks me if it's digital and/or what app I use. I do a lot of digital art but these daily...
3 days ago - Tom Richmond
SOLD 5x7" original - watercolour and charcoal pencil. This little hedgehog is trying to escape. Or that's what I thought... Turns out he was on his way to his new home. He was...
13 days ago - Nora MacPhail
Virtual Sketchcrawl 3- different medium
I may have complicated my journey here by choosing too many new materials....I have used; Powdered Graphite, a Caran D'Arche felt tip waterbrush and a Faber Castell 'Noblot Ink...
15 days ago - Urban Sketchers Portland - 4 articles
Pen to Color Pencils
I am usually a pencil, pen, and watercolor guy. In that order. I'm always too scared to just start drawing with a permanent item. Enter color pencils. They're softer, more...
15 days ago - Urban Sketchers Portland - 2 articles
Virtual Sketchcrawl Challenge 3- Change it up- Use a different medium
Our regular sketchcrawls are once a month, but why not sketch together more often while we're sketching from home? Please join us for our third virtual sketchcrawl on Saturday...
19 days ago - Urban Sketchers Portland
Q: "I work with glass, so why do I need to know how to draw?"
As I have been trained as an artist, I do know a bit about drawing, and how to represent our 3 dimensional world in a two dimensional manner - ie on a flat surface. So to me...
22 days ago - Jackie Simmonds Artyfacts
Drawing Places, Capturing Memories
The writer learns to step away from life filtered through a camera and catches memories with pencil and paper.
1 month ago - NY Times - 2 articles
Sketch of the Seated Model - original oil pastel and charcoal figurative
I have made and destroyed so many drawings and paintings over the last several weeks - probably in my continuing quest for ways to combine color and line - and this drawing...
1 month ago - Hackberry Street Studio
Newly Released Video Demo: Tips for Painting Animals
Every once in awhile I like to paint a cat. It is a good change of pace from landscapes and it helps me practice my drawing skills and values. Both of these things are critical...
1 month ago - Kem Studios
Sunday Mailbag: Live Caricature Tools?
Q: Can you tell us what kind of pencil you are using, what it's wrapped up in and other details on the tools you use for drawing live caricatures like the one you did on your...
1 month ago - Tom Richmond
The headlines of Artwork Mag
the only astronaut we can invite home !!
The Last Trip
we will all take this trip one day -
Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Christo and Jeanne-Claude
Christo and Jeanne-Claude were a team of artists that made some monumental pieces. Jeanne-Claude passed in 2009 and Christo carried on until today May 31, 2020. I am sad to say...
Sunday Additional Samples Day. I am slowly selling all of the magazines I got to find all the stuff I have been showing here for the last ten years. To prepare for that, I am...
NHS staff portraits
Throughout the month I decided to give back a little and offer up some free portraits for NHS staff members, doing as many in my free time as possible. I completed 20 pieces...
A Roof With a View
Suicide Can Be Painless
Saturday Leftover Day. Only a small lot today. I recently cut up a bound newspaper book of 1944 to take out the newspaper strips and other interesting stuff. Among the finds...
Virtual Corona-Con Table Break
I've had to take a break from accepting any “Virtual Comic-Con” commissions for a little while. I am terribly far behind on the ones in the queue, and freelance jobs with tight...