Congratulations to the 128 artists selected for North Light Books’ 2016 drawing competition Strokes of Genius 9: Creative Discoveries! If you see your name below, please check your email for instructions on next steps. You will receive an email from us with the subject line “Strokes of Genius 9 Winner Notification” no later than...
Several cat-centric shows of prints, drawings and sculpture at the Cincinnati Art Museum are Drawing magazine's exhibition of the month for August, 2016.
Drawing magazine talks with Alessandra Maria, who draws using charcoal, graphite, gold leaf, and other media on coffee-stained paper.
The following book review of “Richard Diebenkorn: The Sketchbooks Revealed” appears in the summer 2016 issue of Drawing magazine. For lots more drawing instruction and reviews of other drawing books, subscribe to Drawing. ~~~ Browsing the sketchbooks of a great artist can be a thrilling experience. As we turn the pages, we’re bowled over by the mastery...
Sarah Parks explains how to use basic figure drawing techniques in this demonstration on how to draw a child for beginners.
Now is a great time for many to focus on seasonal opportunities, like learning how to draw trees when they’re full of their beautiful green foliage.
In the Summer 2016 issue of Acrylic Artist Jan Brown shared how her time in art classes guided her away from her traditional paintings to more abstracted figures. We asked Brown to tell us more about how classes are transforming her work—read on to discover what she had to say. Acrylic Artist: What do...
Creating a realistic portrait drawing of a child takes extra care, as Carrie Stuart Parks is here to remind us.
Today it’s my pleasure to bring you inspiring words of advice from Maureen Killaby, who has mastered the art of drawing and finds pleasure in sharing her knowledge with those on the same path.
Marc Taro Holmes, who has made a career out of urban sketching, has found a solution to capturing panoramic views and he’s here to share it with you.
If you’re new to portraits, there are a couple of things to keep in mind when sketching faces.