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Nature Elephant Sketches

Sketches of elephants drawn with 2B pencil. Time; about 30 minutes. Try you hand at this - draw fast and loose!



Elephant Drawing by RembrandtElephant Drawing by Rembrandt

Elephant Drawings, One of the easiest animals to draw.

If you can draw a balloon shape slightly elongated you have an elephant right there - all you need to add are the four legs and floppy ears. Try it!


How To Draw Landscapes For The Absolute Beginner

Start by sketching a thumbnail size rectangle. A rough one as shown here on the right.

Draw a line across your paper for the horizon line. Then place buildings and trees or anything that looks interesting.

Remember, just a very rough sketch and use ONLY black and a mid-toned gray.

If the balance looks okay, draw the landscape full size.


Drawings of Flowers for Beginners:

When Drawing Flowers Becomes a Breeze once you have mastered the technique!

Try drawing with pen and ink, start off with ball pen then go and get a pen with a nib - and don't forget the black ink.


How To Draw Flowers

One of the easiest flowers to draw is the five petal flower like the cosmos.

Follow the steps in these tutorials and you will become a master craftsman in a short time.


Picasso's Mother and ChildPicasso's Mother and Child

10 Drawing Ideas You Can Use To Speed Up Your Drawing Skills

Study Picasso's Mother and Child Drawing.

See the contour layers on child and on mothers' hands?

William Jefferson ClintonWilliam Jefferson Clinton

Caricature of Bill Clinton

Remember this guy back a couple of decades ago who said "I never slept with that woman!"

This caricature is of Vegan Bill. William Jefferson Clinton, aka Bill Clinton, was the 42nd President of the United States.


Rene Magritte, The Great SurrealistRene Magritte, The Great Surrealist

René Magritte was born in Lessines, in the province of Hainaut, Belgium, in 1898. He was the son of Léopold Magritte, a tailor and textile merchantwho was a milliner before she got married.

He began lessons in drawing in 1910. 

Magritte mother committed suicide and he was present when her body was retrieved from the water, but recent research has discredited this story.


When his mother was found, her dress was covering her face, an image that has been suggested as the source of several of Magritte's paintings. 

Data from Wikipedia


Anyone Can Draw!  A lot of individuals think that drawing is only reserved for those who are born with impeccable talent. We often think that it takes years of intensive training for someone to produce a great piece.  The truth is Anyone Can Draw. 

Follow This link for the full story 

 http://drawsketch.about.com/od/learntodraw/fl/Anyone-Can-Draw-Yes-A-Bold-Claim.htm


Floral and Human ImagesFloral and Human Images

Inspirational Talk By Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on video


Drawings of large succulent leavesDrawings a large succulent leaves

How to draw nature with Pen and Ink.

You can get away with your perspective being right in nature drawings.

You can't easily tell where your single point perspective is.


Abstract Art and Drawing is Gaining in Popularity

Have you ever tried your hand at drawing abstract shapes and forms? It is not as easy as it looks especially if you are only using a pencil. To fill in masses of shapes you need charcoal and crayons.

Also, as with other genres, you do need to consider how you are going to draw your visitors into your drawing. Apply the rule of thirds - I've mentioned this a few times where you guide your viewer into your picture in stages. It is a skill, and you should know it.

Follow along on this blog - there's always tips you can use.

Abstract Art Title: 5th Avenue NYAbstract Art 5th Avenue, NY

Humor is really the only effective medicine you can find!

Rich dad, Poor Dad, I don’t think it matters a hill of beans. Who your dad is and is not very relevant in today’s world. Wealth is where you find it. You can make a fortune right now in internet marketing or selling beans, or amassing bucks by playing crap shoots in Vegas!

The choice is yours - but hey, stick to drawing or do something you love!

The big bucks are found in entertaining people and making them laugh usually with below the belt crap. Look at the hoops you have to jump through to get the girl of your dreams.

You soon forget about your dreams and of buried treasure to go to work.  Then one day you come home to find that your dream girl has run off with your best friend.  A note attached to the front door saying that you were not fun anymore.

Many people would think it's a tragedy and would feel pity. But, the man in question I know very well and he laughed and thought it was the funniest joke in the world. In that instant of enlightenment hit him, right between the eyes.

You can still find your place in the sun if you would but open your eyes and use the gifts the creator has endowed you with.   Do you really need a cell phone? Are you better off with the Internet? Of course you are not!

You don’t have to play the Game at all. And you'll win on your terms.


Trending on Blog posts: The Fragrance, Beauty and Color of Nature's Queen 

How to draw a rose? It's a phrase almost as famous as "A rose by any other name,still smells as sweet." 

Roses are Nature's Queen. They make your back yards into gardens and floral arrangements into bouquets. They give you fragrance, beauty and color you only find with Natures Queen. Sooner or later in your art education, you'll want to know how to draw a rose.

Rose Drawing using texture onlyDrawing using texture only Through Photoshop Filters

Tattoos: Ugly or Beautiful Skin art?


High sentiments always win in the end.The leaders who offer blood,toil, tears and sweat always get more out of their followers than those who offer safety and a good time. When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.  --George Orwell

Aug 15, 2017

Made for each other

This is a beautiful pencil sketch showing friendly relationship in animal kingdom... humans need to learn a lot from them.

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Aug 15, 2017

Face the cat

This drawing is sketched using charcoal pencil

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Aug 13, 2017

Shiv tandava

This is a unique drawing in water color depicting the cosmic dance performed by Lord Shiva

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Aug 07, 2017

Yeshaya Mewani, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India

Hi, my niece, who studies in 5th grade in Cambridge School in Aurangabad, (Maharashtra) INDIA, and is just 10 years old has done some outstanding art work

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Aug 07, 2017

Art is landscape of mind.....

Passion ...

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Aug 07, 2017

Art is passion

Expression...

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Aug 07, 2017

frisk undertale

Frisk with the six souls about to break the barrier. This is inspired art and is originally mine. Untertale and all Undertale CHARActers belongs to Tobyfox

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Aug 07, 2017

My pencil sketch collection.....

Passion. Can you say a little more about your drawing? Kim Langerman (moderator)

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Aug 06, 2017

My pencil sketch collection.....

It's my passion to sketch portraits of different types...

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Aug 06, 2017

My pencil sketch collection.....

It's my passion to sketch portraits of different types...

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Aug 06, 2017

Pencil drawing

#malayalam_actress #prayaga_rose_martin #pencil_sketch

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Aug 06, 2017

Art is food for the soul......

Art is Food For the Soul Cartoon

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Aug 01, 2017

Reflection

Like everything else we see everyday effect us..our heart..and reflect on us just like a mirror..the drawing says the same thing.

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Aug 01, 2017

King of Binary

Great Plan with good network with binary income to get success.

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Jul 27, 2017

Things Are Gettin' Crazy!

I Drew This Because I Get Inspiration From Cartoonists Like John Kricfalusi And Danny Antonucci!

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Jul 23, 2017

I like to create and Draw

I have made many sketches. Please comment

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Jul 21, 2017

The Many Lives of Pablo Picasso

bio about Picasso's life and his art

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Jul 19, 2017

NANDI

This is the drawing of a statue of Nandi, the mythological Bull revered in India as Lord Shiva's Mount.

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Jul 17, 2017

Fashion Sketches and Color

If you are an artist you must be quite aware of what colors can do to your portrait sitter who has specifically asked to wear her latest dress from a shop

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Jul 16, 2017

Those Really Large Canvases Can Give You a Headache!

You have this large canvas - say 36 inches x 48 inches - now that is LARGE right? Looking at that white canvas across the room, what feelings and thoughts

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Jul 15, 2017

Dutch Art We Can All Learn From

Dutch Art We Can All Learn From - and Adjacent Flemish art. Dutch art probably evokes in your mind still Life studies, kitchen scenes with mother baking,

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Jul 15, 2017

Abstract Drawings For The Beginner in Simple Steps

Abstract Drawings For The Beginner:With Sample Drawings To Show You!

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Jul 14, 2017

How Do You Look At Art? Is it good, bad or indifferent?

Many professional artists have to have some knowledge of art through the ages. You will discover as you progress through your art, that long gone artists

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Jul 14, 2017

Ever Tried To Sell Your Art on Ebay?

Many moons ago - or to be exact, it was 2006 when I started to sell my artwork on Ebay. What a wonderful place to start a career when you have all the

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Jul 11, 2017

Pencil Sketches

This is very popular drawing. Well, tell us all about it - why it is popular?

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Jul 07, 2017

Anushka Shettu

I am sure most of you know about the beautiful Anushka Shetty? Also known as Sweety Shetty and Sweetu. A well-known actress, model and superstar. Best

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Jul 07, 2017

Amazing Drawing Ideas

Amazing Drawing Ideas

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Jul 03, 2017

Creating Art That Will Make A Difference

teach others there is much more to art than the usual mainstream you see today

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Jul 03, 2017

Improving Your Drawing Skills

I guess most artists would love to create drawings or sketches that are creeping up to professional standards. Are you one of them? Some of us are only

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Jul 03, 2017

An Owl

I love sketching and this is my first owl sketch..... hope you like it.

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Jun 30, 2017

Beasts'King

A lion is called a 'king of beasts' obviously for a reason.

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Jun 28, 2017

Scorpio

I drew Scorpio because my star sign is Scorpio. Hope you like it!

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Jun 28, 2017

German Shephard

I love German Shephard dogs so it inspired me to draw one. Let me know what you think.

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Jun 27, 2017

Astro Wells

Astro James Wells is about an eleven-year-old African American boy named Astro James Wells who lives with his grandparents because his parents were captured

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Jun 25, 2017

Beauty

Be your own beauty.

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Jun 24, 2017

Creativeness is talent, pure talent—and guess what? YOU have it

Over the past months, I've had several comments and requests like I love to draw but I have no real talent! You may be surprised to know that we ALL have

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Jun 24, 2017

Dark Shadows

Hell within the angel

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Jun 22, 2017

How Do People Learn To Draw Well?

Not an easy question to answer. The way that I see it is to find a professional tutor who has a proven record and you like his style of drawing. It could

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Jun 21, 2017

Why Do I Love Drawing Cartoons?

You know, cartoon drawings have been around for many a year? Remember the Sunday papers had quite a large selection of well-known cartoonists? Remember

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Jun 20, 2017

Mubii Art

Hi my name is Mubaris from Kashmir. I love doing sketches any time...I am childhood artist who loved drawing at most best...Almost my all sketches look

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