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Daily curated tips and tutorials for graphic designers, photo editors, painters, and drawing artists.
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How To Draw A Realistic Eye: Narrated Step by Step - YouTube

"Learn to draw a realistic eye, narrated step by step for beginners."

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If you want to learn how to draw realistic-looking eyes with a pencil, make sure you check out this video tutorials. It does a good job of explaining all the steps involved.

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Materials For Drawing Realistic Pencil Portraits - Drawing Tutorial

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If you want to take your pencil drawings to the next level with photo realistic portraits, this video drawing tutorial is for you. It explains all the tools you need to get started.

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Colored Pencil Instruction: Learn 5 Basic Colored Pencil Techniques That Are Essential to Drawing

Colored Pencil Instruction: Learn 5 Basic Colored Pencil Techniques That Are Essential to Drawing | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
Need colored pencil instruction? Find out 5 important colored pencil techniques that form the basis for everything you will ever do with colored pencils!
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This guide provides detailed explanations about stippling, hatching, cross-hatching, back and forth stroke, and scumbling with colored pencils.

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Alessandro Pedroni's curator insight, February 13, 2015 3:14 AM

Scopri 5 importanti tecniche di tratteggio con le matite colorate che costituiscono la base di tutto ciò che si può fare con le matite colorate!

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Shading Drawing Tutorial

Shading Drawing Tutorial | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This tutorial explains how to achieve perfect shading in your pencil drawings. It's a good tutorial for beginners and advanced pencil artists.

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Alessandro Pedroni's curator insight, January 28, 2015 10:53 AM

Questo tutorial spiega come ottenere perfetto ombreggiatura nei disegni a matita. E 'un buon tutorial per principianti e artisti avanzati .

Aarathi Venkataraman's curator insight, March 9, 2015 6:13 PM

Love these shading techniques, and am going back to revisit the drawings I did over the past few days and fixing them based on this tutorial.

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How to Create Smooth Shading in Drawings

How to Create Smooth Shading in Drawings | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
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This tutorial explains the techniques you can use to create smooth shadings using graphite. It also tells you what pencil to use, the ways to apply graphite and how to add texture.

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How To Draw Better With Pencil Drawing Exercises For Beginners

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This tutorial shows you how you can improve your pencil drawing skills using a variety of drawing exercises. This is particularly useful information if you're a beginner artist or someone who needs to sharpen their pencil drawing ability -- pun intended.

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Grape Smoothie Drawing Tutorial

Grape Smoothie Drawing Tutorial | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it

The smooth, rounded form of a grape, challenges you to render various aspects of light and shadows, and create a shiny texture by blending the shading graduations.

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This tutorial explains the steps involved in drawing a single grape using various pencil drawing techniques. It also explains how to use light and shadows to create the appearance of a shiny texture, and how to use Q-tips and tissues to add finishing touches to the drawing.

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How to make an awesome pencil sketch of any photograph

How to make an awesome pencil sketch of any photograph | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it

"In this instructable, I will be walking you through how to take any photograph and make a kick-ass large-format sketch out of it, suitable for framing, gift giving, or impressing that girl/guy you wanna shag. Cuz lets face it: drawing is sexy, baby, yeah! Grrrr!"

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This comprehensive tutorial explains the different tools and techniques you need to use in order to transform your photographs into hand drawn masterpieces. The tutorial is easy to follow, and a great way to learn about portrait drawing.

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Step by Step Cat Drawing Tutorial

Step by Step Cat Drawing Tutorial | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
Meet Bill - the proud owner of my friend Lynn! In this project, you sketch proportions and then add texture to the various parts of his head and upper body.
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This drawing tutorial is for cat-lover that wants to transform their love for cats into pencil drawings. In addition to being fun, this tutorial is also a great way to learn about intermediate drawing techniques and how to add fine details to drawings.

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Drawing a Pencil Portrait Tutorial

Drawing a Pencil Portrait Tutorial | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
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There are several techniques you can use to draw portraits in pencil. This tutorial covers some of those techniques in great detail, and shows you how to use grid lines and shading to give your portraits a sense of realism.

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Realistic Pencil Drawing Techniques by JD Hillberry - - YouTube

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This tutorial will walk you the steps of creating a realistic pencil drawing. It's narrated by JD Hillberry, a well-known pencil artist, and contains extremely useful tips about adding details to your portraits.

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Still Life Techniques - Pencil Drawing

Still Life Techniques - Pencil Drawing | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
Our still-life lesson illustrates a step by step method of how to create a still life artwork with pencil on paper.


Still Life is the best subject in art for learning and teaching the skills of drawing and painting. It teaches you how to look at objects and see them like an artist - with a perceptive awareness of their outline, shape, proportions, tone, color, texture, form and composition.

Our step by step still life lesson will teach you the drawing techniques used to create the still life above which was done with a 2B pencil on cartridge paper. You can see an animated version of this lesson in our Still Life Pencil Slideshow.

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This step by step tutorial demonstrates how to create and draw a nice composition of still life scene. All you need is some imagination, a piece of paper and a pencil.

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How to Do a Pencil Drawing | Drawing Tutorials - YouTube

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This video explains  how you can use uses to a pencil to draw still-life scenes on paper. It is intended for beginner artists.

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Drawing Leopard Spots with Pencil

Drawing Leopard Spots with Pencil | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it

"On the last tutorial we worked on how to draw tiger stripes. This time we will learn how to draw leopard spots"

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This tutorial explains everything you need to know about drawing leopard spots using a pencil. It's perfect if you're looking for a way to understand the different techniques used to draw fur on animals.

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Drawing Techniques: Creating Value in Pen and Ink Drawings: How to Go from Light to Dark

Drawing Techniques: Creating Value in Pen and Ink Drawings: How to Go from Light to Dark | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
Drawing techniques for pen and ink: learn how to create value in texture in your pen and ink drawings. This page demonstrates 5 simple, basic ink drawing techniques!
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This tutorial explains the different shading techniques you can use on your pencil drawings. It contains information about hatching, cross-hatching, contour-hatching, scumbling, and stippling.

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Alessandro Pedroni's curator insight, February 13, 2015 3:10 AM

tecniche a penna e inchiostro: per imparare a creare variazioni di valore con la tecnica del tratteggio nei tuoi disegni a penna e inchiostro. Questa pagina mostra 5, tecniche di disegno inchiostro di base semplici!

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OnlyPencil Drawing Tutorials » Drawing Realistic Hair with Pencil Part One

OnlyPencil Drawing Tutorials » Drawing Realistic Hair with Pencil Part One | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This tutorial covers the various steps and tools used to draw realistic hair with a pencil. The tips in this tutorial will help you understand how to add details to your drawings and use shading techniques to create unique effects.

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Drawing a 3D Cylinder

Drawing a 3D Cylinder | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
Most drawing subjects can be rendered to appear three-dimensional with only five values plus white. This project takes you through the process of successfully drawing a three dimensional cylinder.
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This tutorial introduces you to the light and shade theory used to draw a three dimensional cylinder based on five values. Among other useful techniques, you'll learn how to accurately measure and draw the outlines of a cylindrical shape, and use pencils to add shading to create the illusion of a three dimensional object.

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Pencil Drawing Tutorials | Artistic Realism Art Studio

Pencil Drawing Tutorials | Artistic Realism Art Studio | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
Detailed tutorials on how to draw realistic pencil drawings.
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This comprehensive tutorial explains the various steps and techniques involved in drawing the nose and eyes. The tutorial can be used by both beginner and advanced artists.

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Five Elements of Shading - YouTube

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In this video tutorial, you'll learn about shading spheres according to where your light source is located. This is a very useful tutorial for anyone who wants to know about the basics of pencil shading. Check it out.

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15 useful tips on how to draw with pencil that help you master the art of pencil drawing

15 useful tips on how to draw with pencil that help you master the art of pencil drawing | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
This article shows 15 useful tips on how to draw with pencil that help you master the art of pencil drawing
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This article outlines the various techniques you can use to improve your pencil drawing skills in a few simple steps. It covers aspects of pencil drawing such as pencil selection, handle lines, shading, drawing perspective, and much more.

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Graphite Drawing Techniques-Pencil Drawing

Graphite Drawing Techniques-Pencil Drawing | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This drawing tutorial describes a few drawing techniques you can use to compose better graphite drawings. It covers techniques such as hatching and crosshatching,  rendering, blending, and cross contour lines. It also comes with a video that explains everything in visual steps.

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Shiny Leather Boots by Cindy Wider

Shiny Leather Boots by Cindy Wider | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it
The primary goal of this lesson is to achieve the illusion of a pair of realistic three-dimensional boots on a flat surface (your page) whilst also indicating their shiny texture. Curriculum is designed to refine your perception skills, build mental stamina, patience and tenacity whilst further developing your eye, mind, and hand coordination.
Jerome Okutho's insight:

This tutorial describes the process of drawing leather boots using your pencil. The tutorial starts out with an outline and grid drawing, then moves to the outlining tone maps, then finally the shading. If you want to learn how to draw realistic leather textures, this is a good tutorial to start with.

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Pencil Shading Techniques

Pencil Shading Techniques | Drawing and Painting Tutorials | Scoop.it

"The pencil shading exercise explored on this page is called 'graduated tone'. It is a drawing technique which can be used to create a strong sense of space and form. It is a very useful skill to develop for both pencil and color pencil drawings."

Jerome Okutho's insight:

This tutorial explains how to master the art of pencil shading. Although there are a lot of pencil drawing tutorials floating around the web, there are only a handful that explain how to shade your portraits as clearly as this tutorial does. This tutorial will be extremely useful if you're a portrait artist or a beginner who recently started drawing in pencil.

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