Drawing & Painting Blog

How to draw flowers How to Draw Flowers Updated: 24 Aug 2019

Guide for drawing flowers with pen and ink.

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Water and alcohol based markers review Marker Pens Review Updated: 18 Aug 2019

Types of water-based and alcohol-based markers for drawing and painting.

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How to get more Pinterest repins How I Got 100K Pinterest Repins Updated: 07 Aug 2019

Ultimate guide for getting your art shared on Pinterest.

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How to sketch with mechanical pencils How to Draw with a Mechanical Pencil Updated: 06 Aug 2019

When, why and how to use a mechanical pencil.

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Oil painting equipment & supply Oil Painting Supplies for Beginners Updated: 05 Aug 2019

How to wash brushes, sign a painting, choose a canvas, oil painting tips & techniques.

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Pencil drawing equipment and supply Pencil Drawing Supply Review Updated: 04 Aug 2019

Practical guide: supply & equipment for pencil drawing.

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Artist of the month Artist of the Month Updated: 01 Aug 2019

Each month talented painters will present their art and share painting tips.

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Technical pens brands review for drawing Technical Pens Review for Artists Updated: 31 Jul 2019

Recommended brands of technical pens for drawing, sketching and writing.

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How to draw in perspective How to Draw in Perspective Updated: 28 Jul 2019

Linear and atmospheric perspective. How to add figures or objects to a painting.

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How to draw with Pen & pencil Beginners Guide: Realistic Pencil Drawing Updated: 27 Jul 2019

The 4 key factors for drawing realism and when to use lines.

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Methods to create depth in a painting 15 Proven Ways to Create the Illusion of Depth Updated: 12 Jun 2019

Methods to add depth when drawing or painting.

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How to create & draw antique treasure map DIY: How to Create and Draw a Treasure Map Updated: 21 May 2019

Steps for creating an antique looking paper and drawing a pirate map.

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Professional pet portrait painters Professional Pet Portrait Painters Updated: 16 May 2019

Must-see pet portrait paintings by hand-picked expert painters.

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YouTube Channels for Learning to Paint Best 20 YouTube Channels for Learning to Paint Updated: 11 May 2019

Tutorial channels dedicated for drawing and painting for ALL levels.

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The color wheel: how to mix colors How to Mix Oil Paints - The Color Wheel Updated: 13 Mar 2019

The relationships within the color wheel and what are primary, secondary, complimentary, warm and cool colors.

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How to oil paint realistic animals How to Paint Realistic Animals Updated: 03 Mar 2019

With oil paints and how to draw on a large canvas using a grid.

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How to draw your own coloring pages Tutorial: Homemade Coloring Pages Updated: 10 Feb 2019

How to draw your own coloring pages. Who are the Tsum Tsum and how can they help.

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Types of paintbrush for oil painting Beginners Guide: Types of Oil Painting Brushes Updated: 04 Feb 2019

Which types of oil paintbrushes to use and when.

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Insects Pencil Drawings Insects Pencil Drawings Updated: 02 Feb 2019

A little about the importance of insects and how to deal with insects that are a nuisance.

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Landscape paintings as practice canvas Landscape Paintings as a Platform for Practice Updated: 01 Feb 2019

What to do with an unsuccessful landscape painting?

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Drawing and painting comics characters How to Draw Comics in 3 Steps Updated: 15 Jan 2019

Guide for drawing & painting nostalgic cartoon characters.

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How to collect comic books How to Collect Comic Books Updated: 05 Jan 2019

What is important to know about collecting comics? Which comic books are worth investing in?

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How to paint comics with oil paints Comics Characters Oil Paintings Updated: 02 Jan 2019

Tips for painting cartoon characters with oil paints.

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How to draw & paint realism The 8 Key Factors for Painting Realism Updated: 12 August 2018

The key factors for realistic drawing & painting.

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