According to Mirriam-Webster, inspiration is "the action or power of moving the intellect or emotions; the act of influencing or suggesting opinions". For me, this power of moving the emotions and suggesting opinions comes from art. Many people have asked, "Have you ever experienced writer's block? If so, what did you do to counter it?"… Continue reading 4 ways to gain inspiration from art
I thought I'd give you a glimpse of how to easily transfer an image to your drawing space. It will produce a simple line-art guide for you to use to create any drawing. I use it mainly for portraits of either people or animals, but it could be used for anything. I've used it for flowers even.
When my sister first introduced me to drawing, I was given a charcoal pencil. Later in 2010 when I began drawing again, I picked up a regular mechanical pencil and began drawing on a sketch pad. Since then, I've learned a bit about the tools of the trade.
People talk about sleep deprivation, caffeine deprivation, and grandchild deprivation. When we go without art, our lives become dull and lifeless.