Saturday, February 17, 2018

Everyday People

How to Draw a Lady Drinking a Hot Beverage

If you are starting to learn how to draw people, you want to practice how to draw women and men of all ages. Follow along here to learn how to draw a woman. More specifically, in this tutorial we’ll be learning how to draw a lady with a hot drink. We will be using the following reference photograph and making …

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How to Sketch a Man Drinking Beer

In this drawing tutorial, we’re going to see how to sketch a man drinking a glass of beer. This will be a freehand observational sketch. In this sketch, we’ll have the man facing to the right sipping on a glass of beer, and the man’s face will be in profile view. Here is a look at the reference photograph I …

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How to Draw a Little Girl Playing with the Phone

Young children are very playful and curious! They are also very tactile. They like to explore and learn about the world around them through their five senses, especially their sense of touch. As a teacher of first grade children for many years, I know this very well! In that spirit, I thought it would be a fun tutorial to draw …

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How to Draw a Lady Eating a Breakfast Bar

In this tutorial, I will be teaching you how to draw a lady. More specifically, I’ll teach you how to draw a lady who is eating a breakfast bar. This might seem oddly niche, but the techniques that I will teach you in this tutorial can help you figure out how to draw women in various settings who are engaging …

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How to Draw a Guy Painting the Wall

In this tutorial of our never-ending quest for learning how to draw people, we are going to draw this image of a guy painting a wall. You can review the individual drawings as I go step-by-step to drawing the man, and you can also draw along by watching the video. Stop the video when you want, and review the drawing …

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Learn How to Draw a Guy Scared Out of His Mind

Do you ever want to draw more expressive people but aren’t sure where to start? Today we’ll learn how to draw a guy expressing fear. Art takes practice and muscle memory, so get your own drawing tools ready and follow along as we draw this scared guy!   Getting Started Step 1 – To begin, let’s start with a circle …

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How to Draw Women Stretching

In this tutorial, we will draw two women stretching. What will make this drawing a little easier for us is the fact that almost all the angles of the features of the two young women are parallel to each other. As you will see, we are going to take this tutorial down a path that slightly differs from some of …

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How to Make a Drawing of a Baby Sleeping

We all like to look at baby pictures, but that doesn’t mean we all like to draw them! We all know how much different it can be to draw children rather than adults. If the thought of drawing a child intimidates you, then you are likely even more hesitant to draw a subject that is a baby. It is true that …

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This Drawing of a Man Shows Beards Are Made for Thinking

The first part of this article takes you through the process of drawing a man with a beard. As you can see, this subject also happens to have his hand on his chin, as if he is having a thought. The second part of this article explores the significance of this placement, describing how a hand on a chin and a …

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How to Shade a Drawing of a Man

Well kiddies, it’s that time again. Time to do some more art! This time we’re going to look at shading a drawing of a man. The art world has put a lot of attention on female models and heroines in my opinion. I don’t think men get the same attention – could be that the majority of artists are men …

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How to Draw Children: 10 Different Approaches

The purpose of this article is to list 10 different approaches to drawing children. The first six approaches will consider the age. The last four are more stylistic approaches. Consider the Age of the Children First consider the age and development of the child before you begin. Refer to one of the age groups that I list below for how to …

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How to Draw an Army Man Saluting

Have you ever wanted to know how to draw a soldier giving a salute? In this short tutorial, we will see how to draw an army man saluting. Below is a reference photo that will come in handy. It definitely came in handy for me. Even though I myself am an army veteran, it has been roughly 15 years since …

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