A Touch of Colour: Coloured Linework

If you're here, you're probably already well-versed in graphic pens and fineliners, but we have something more for you! We're looking at Etchr's coloured fineliners and brush pens...

Dipping into the Dip Pen

If you’ve ever drawn or read manga or certain comic books before, you might have noticed that the linework is usually quite dynamic. This means the lines have...

How to Get Started with Blind Contour Drawing

Watercolour vs. Coloured Inks: What You Need to Know

Water-soluble coloured inks aren’t talked about online all that much, so many artists either don’t know about them or aren’t sure how to get started. Paintings done in...

How to Illustrate Heads, Faces and Facial Features (Nose and Lips)

In this is part three of a series covering the basics of illustrating human facial features. If you need to get caught up, go back and read my...

How to Illustrate Heads, Faces and Facial Features (Eyes & Eyebrows)

  This is part two of a series covering the basics of drawing human facial features for your stylized illustrations. The first post in the series covered basic...

How to Illustrate Heads, Faces and Facial Features

THE HEAD This is the first blog post in a series that will cover the basics of drawing human heads and facial features for stylized illustrations.  There are...

Guide on How to Draw Animals

Drawing animals can be wonderfully relaxing, and provide you with something adorable to hang on your wall. Many animals are a bit more forgiving to draw than humans...

Drawing Mistakes to Avoid

Drawing is a foundational skill that almost every creative utilises in some way for their process.  Even if an oil painting is our end goal as a highly-skilled...

What You Need to Know About Fountain Pens

Have you ever drawn with a fountain pen? I draw with one most every day since I don’t have to dip the pen in ink, I can keep...