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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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Are You a Lazy Artist If You Just Make Line-Drawing Portraits?

Learning how to sketch line drawings helps you develop strong techniques. Unfortunately, some more experienced artists might look down on you if you are a beginner and can only make line drawings. It’s sad to say, but I’ve known a few artists in my day who forgot what it was like to be a beginner. These artists won’t hesitate to criticize …

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Make a Cartoonish Drawing of a Man’s Face More Realistic

In this video tutorial by Cheri Crawford from DrawingTeachers.com, we learn how to draw a picture of a young man. Even though Cheri often draws people in a more cartoon-like style, she shows us that some carefully planned changes and additions to the original line drawing can leave us with a drawing that is a bit more realistic. Cheri uses a …

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The Drawing Tools of the Artist’s Trade

Art is one of the quintessential expressions of humanity. In many ways, it’s what sets us apart from the animals. Like most things that separate man and beast, art requires tools to be expressed to its fullest potential. If you’re concentrating on drawing the human figure, there are certain drawing tools that you will need to push your talent to …

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See How to Draw Michael Jordan Like These Artists

I speak from experience when I say that beginning artists often learn one technique, or one “way”, of drawing a person and then get set in their ways (or in this case, “way”). Early on when I began drawing people, I had a technique that I was very comfortable with and always began a drawing by using it. There was …

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See How Easily You Can Draw Glasses on a Person

Do you have trouble drawing glasses? For most beginning artists (and even some more experienced ones), drawing glasses on a person is a constant sticking point that holds up completion of the drawing. In this article by Rio, the task of drawing glasses is simplified for beginners. Some common misconceptions about drawing glasses are addressed and corrected. We also see …

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How to Sketch a Woman with Something on Her Mind

Who knows what it is people are thinking? If only we could read minds, it would be a much more revealing world to say the least! No one is truly a mind reader. Still, you can’t say it wouldn’t be fun to try. That is one of the things SO interesting about sketching a person. A portrait artist gets to play mind-reader …

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Take the Mystery Out of Drawing Lucy Liu

Considering Lucy Liu is currently starring in the CBS television show Elementary as Dr. Joan Watson, working alongside Sherlock Holmes to solve crimes, I could not resist the reference in this tutorial’s title! Whether you are a fan of the show or not, the title is still fitting if you have ever thought about drawing Lucy Liu. In this tutorial, we …

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So, You Want To Draw Guys? Here Is How To Draw A Man

Drawing humans can be difficult for many. We’re complex creatures, and we can easily tell when something is not right. One of the hardest issues for many is figuring out how to draw a particular gender. There are many great artists out there who can draw a beautiful woman but who cannot quite seem to capture the male figure. If …

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How To Draw Women That Really Look Like Women

Learning how to draw a woman is a challenge. Drawing the human figure after just learning the basics of drawing anything at all is tricky enough. A woman, though, has a distinct figure in comparison to a man. Furthermore, if you want your work to be clear and understandable to an audience, it is vital that they can immediately see …

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