Still Life: The Breakthrough for Learners of Drawing

Still life drawing refers to the drawing of arranged objects either natural or man-made objects which are usually used in carrying out our everyday activities. The French call this subject ‘nature morte’ which refers to any subject which an artist composes from a collection of inanimate objects. The reason why the drawing is said to … Read more Still Life: The Breakthrough for Learners of Drawing

How Drawing Salve Puts Eczema In Its Place

Many people have walked into the alternative health store that my family owns with various skin conditions, not the least of them being eczema and psoriasis. These particular diseases are known for their stressful skin itching and irritation, and the difficulty in finding relief. Typical medications include steroids and topical applications. Some of the biggest … Read more How Drawing Salve Puts Eczema In Its Place

Tip on Pencil Portrait Drawing – Six Elements of Portrait Drawing

Drawing in general entails four distinct elements: line, value, texture, and form. In the special case of pencil portrait drawing we can refine the list of elements to six: form, proportion, anatomy, texture, value, and planes. In this article we will give a detailed description of each of those pencil portrait drawing elements. (1) Form … Read more Tip on Pencil Portrait Drawing – Six Elements of Portrait Drawing