In honor or Inktober we salute the ballpoint pen, which has the power to inspire confidence and liberate an artist's powers of observation and expression.
Top artists share advice about drawing materials, the best erasers, using frisket, how to get started in printmaking, and more.
Ballpoint pen art is in the middle of a creative boom. Here is a closer look at three artists on the forefront of this drawing style.
Advice on how to draw facial expressions including happiness, sadness and surprise.
Many artists fall into two camps: light and dark. Which are you?
Five pieces of figure drawing advice straight from the experts. Learn how to position your arm, begin a drawing, avoid "balloon torsos" and more.
For several years, New York artist Colleen Blackard has been producing an interesting body of drawings that aren't quite like anything else.
Three insightful tips from Drawing magazine on how to draw faces and heads, two of the most challenging subjects to master for any artist.
Drawing magazine is thrilled to present the 14 winning drawings in our 5th annual Shades of Gray Competition. This year the grand prize goes to Texas artist Julio Reyes for his mixed-media drawing Deliverance. Also receiving top prizes are Katherine Young, Agnes Grochulska and Janet Evander. A full writeup of the...
A number of outstanding 20th-century landscape drawings and paintings are currently on view at the Arkansas Arts Center, in Little Rock. The exhibition “Herman Maril: The Strong Forms of Our Experience” gathers together nearly 90 works by the noted Mid-Atlantic artist. On view through April 16, it is Drawing magazine’s exhibition of the...