Why Artists Change Style: Should You Change Yours?

Why artists change style. Should you?

There are a number of reasons why artists change style, sometimes a style just evolves, while at other times it’s a conscious effort to change tack. Artists change their style as they grow, when they try out new things, and experiment with new materials and techniques. They also change their …

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8 Style Tips: How to Find Your Drawing Style

How to find your drawing style?Jaguar sketch and pencils

To stand out from the crowd you must develop your own unique signature style. Your art is your brand and in that sense, it should be instantly recognizable. That process starts with the basics of drawing and in this post, I’ll show you how to find your drawing style. And …

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How to Draw a Forest Background the Easy Way

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So many people find drawing a forest intimidating but as we will see it’s far easier than you think. If you want to learn how to draw a forest background, this post will show you how to make your forest drawing look convincing. Draw forest backgrounds in the far distance …

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Can You Draw With Mechanical Pencils? YES! Here’s How

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Onlookers are often surprised to see me draw with mechanical pencils, yet I use them all the time. Mechanical pencils are good for drawing, in fact, they are my pencils of choice. Mechanical pencils are excellent for drawing. The lines erase well, are lightfast, great for precision lines, and perfect …

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