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.
Learn about the benefits of the five traditional processes of intaglio: engraving, etching, drypoint, aquatint and mezzotint.
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.
Top artists offer tips for drawing beginners, including exercises for getting started, pencil techniques and the basic measurements for the human figure.
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.
Tips from top colored pencil artists on the best tools, creating luminous drawings and utilizing unusual techniques to create vivid and compelling effects.
For several years, New York artist Colleen Blackard has been producing an interesting body of drawings that aren't quite like anything else.