Instructables: exploring - living - art - sketch Sat, 30 May 2015 05:39:43 PDT BLOX v1.01 How to Draw a Caricature
How to Draw a Caricature - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cammonk Step by step instructions on how to draw a basic caricature. Every artist has their own style so make sure you find yours and run with it! I usually use a standard black sharpie and a fine tip sharpie for details, feel free to explore whatever material you are comfortable with.Tips:-Exaggerate featu...
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:54:04 PDT
Safari Silhouette Window Hanging
Safari Silhouette Window Hanging - More DIY How To Projects]]> WhiteS87 Creating a painting using an old window I wanted to create original art work for my 3 month old twin daughter’s room. This window came from a remodeling project in our basement. I saw that it could become an excellent canvase for my work. For this project you will need: Old Windows, Conte...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10:09:25 PDT
Perspective Drawing Grid
Perspective Drawing Grid - More DIY How To Projects]]> antagonizer One of my biggest passions is airbrushing, and as an airbrush artist, I'm often commissioned to scale up smaller images onto larger surfaces. My wife, on the other hand is a perspective type of artist who enjoys finding a real life scene and recording it on paper. Sometimes, it can be difficult, for...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 20:15:13 PDT
Portrait of a girl
Portrait of a girl - More DIY How To Projects]]> S0uraV_DAS Every artist has a story behind their art. Sometimes only a pencil can give life to blank paper. This particular portrait is of a special friend. I am expressing my gratitude for this life-long friend.To make a good sketch, to make it more real, both the black color of pencil and white of a sheet is...
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 06:51:51 PDT
Serenity Blueprints NicoShanks Hello Lovely people,  I made a wooden model of serenity from the tv show firefly about 2 years ago... unfortunately I don't have a photo of the finished project. and the person I gave it to moved away. but i felt like i could just post my drawing of the blueprints  and eventually build another ship...
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Sun, 27 Apr 2014 18:04:42 PDT
Simple Portrait using Pastels
Simple Portrait using Pastels - More DIY How To Projects]]> kdas3 It's a simple technique for effective portrait painting with oil pastels Sketch Your Imagination Draw a simple sketch of face with not sharp details. Inspire yourself from people & photographs around you.This is a Simple women face I've imagined. Choose Expressions Determine the expressions yo...
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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:01:18 PDT
Using Sketchbook Pro To Look Like An Artist Even If You Aren't One
Using Sketchbook Pro To Look Like An Artist Even If You Aren't One - More DIY How To Projects]]> antagonizer The first thing I did when, when I purchased my first 10" android tablet, was to was to scan the play store for apps that would help my in my obsession to create. Not to sound like a commercial here, but one of the best apps I came across, if not the greatest, was Autodesk's Sketchbook Pro. I starte...
By: antagonizer

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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 15:24:47 PST
A Cartoon Self Portrait
A Cartoon Self Portrait - More DIY How To Projects]]> Craft maker infinity I am going to show you how I did a cartoon portrait of myself, in an app called brushes. Hope you like it The eyes Make sure you pay attention because you may miss something here The nose, mouth and some shading This is probably the easiest step. Ears, hair, and everything else This is...
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Mon, 13 Jan 2014 19:23:42 PST
30's Ford Hot Rod Sketch the_boss_builder I was bored in class a while back and began to work on the sketch that you see above. the drawing has been sitting in my room for quite some time now and I have finally decided to post up the pictures I took of the car. I understand that there are much better artists/works out there, I just decided ...
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Wed, 8 Jan 2014 16:11:50 PST
Tiny Altoids Watercolor Paint Set
Tiny Altoids Watercolor Paint Set - More DIY How To Projects]]> khilnani A tiny watercolor paint set that holds 5 half pans of water color and fits in your pocket along with your keys. It's perfect to throw into a man purse or diaper bag, whichever you prefer. Personally, I keep this in the car for when I get stuck babysitting the 2yr old during nap time while out and a...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:33:20 PST
Reindeer - More DIY How To Projects]]> Sadie521 There are a few steps to show how to draw and color a reindeer! Draw the outline Do NOT draw the hat yet Add hat Draw the hat between the antlers Face Add the face Add back leg Make sure its the same shape as front leg Color Get Red, LIGHT brown (tan), DARK brown, and black. Use tan f...
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 10:04:16 PST
How To Draw A 'My Little Pony'
How To Draw A 'My Little Pony' - More DIY How To Projects]]> Kimerserd You can draw these, decorate your room with them, make stuff with them, ect. This Instructable will show you how to draw ponies and bronies from the little kid show, 'My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic'!!!! After this and a little bit of practice, you will be a pro at drawing ponies (which is kind ...
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Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:48:31 PST
Grain Silo House Concept NathanaelScheffler Time for a very short Instructable! These are two drawings out of my sketchbook, created as a small assignment for my portfolio class this year.  The main image depicts the outside of a residence built from a barn silo.  The second image depicts the 4th storey, the bedroom, and the staircase leadin...
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Tue, 15 Oct 2013 16:16:50 PDT
How to draw drillium (or how to doodle modern art)
How to draw drillium (or how to doodle modern art) - More DIY How To Projects]]> sdfgeoff Drillium is the art of drilling as many holes in something (often bikes) as you can and not have it fall apart. Some people have got it down to a fine art, but I don't have anything I'm willing to sacrifice to drilling holes in. Then one day, one of my friends shows me something he's doodled on his ...
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Thu, 12 Sep 2013 02:34:43 PDT
Drawing Quick guide 1
Drawing Quick guide 1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> ivezsY Heres is a quike guide to drawing the face. I use this when I have no real reference on hand plus its good practice to learning propotions. Starting Point Start by drawing a circle. Mark the center with a cross. The circle give us the base size of our face. The cross in the center is our first la...
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Mon, 22 Apr 2013 16:42:17 PDT
Pocket-sized Sketch Book
Pocket-sized Sketch Book - More DIY How To Projects]]> moonissunguy Yahoo! My first Ible'! here's what you'll need for this Instructable... 1). Sharp utensils of stabbing and cutting (scissors and awls, and a fairly large needle) 2). Paper: it should be not too heavy because this is a small sketchbook 3). Leather: color and thickness don't matter too much 4). Wa...
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Wed, 2 Jan 2013 17:12:31 PST
Skulduggery!! With Sketchbook pro
Skulduggery!! With Sketchbook pro - More DIY How To Projects]]> sparten11 This is my video of my drawing a simple skull with Sketchbook pro free demo software. I never used this kind of software before. Using a mouse was harder than i thought. Once I got started I really liked it. I think that I will use it from now on. Once I can afford a copy.  Watch the video. sorry f...
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Fri, 28 Sep 2012 08:55:28 PDT
IN THE BEGINING - More DIY How To Projects]]> sparten11 My next attempt at using Sketchbook pro. These are my Evil Eye's check out my video. This is hard to do when you first start and all you have to draw with is a mouse. I had to get used watching the pc screen and drawing with a mouse. hard at first but got much easier once I practiced. Keep trying it...
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Fri, 28 Sep 2012 07:29:52 PDT
Demon Sword (Sketch Book X)
Demon Sword (Sketch Book X) - More DIY How To Projects]]> lfetzer In the spirit of Halloween, I made this cool demon-ish sword; heres how you can design one too! I used the free version of Autodesk Sketchbook for the iPod touch, however it would be easier I imagine to use the pc version. sword design Start with a blank slate, and turn on the vertical mirroring ...
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Mon, 24 Sep 2012 22:16:37 PDT
How To Draw Evil Creature Concept Art
How To Draw Evil Creature Concept Art - More DIY How To Projects]]> sircaptaintigerotter This technique allows someone without any inspiration or idea to create ideas rapidly. The human eye is really good at seeing faces and creatures outta shapes and that is the reason drawing these blobs of black help make creatures. The mutant bunny skinless bunny took only 15 minutes to drew and giv...
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Thu, 20 Sep 2012 11:45:07 PDT
How to Clean and Tone a Paper Drawing in Gimp (no tablet required)
How to Clean and Tone a Paper Drawing in Gimp (no tablet required) - More DIY How To Projects]]> CreativeTiffany I thought I’d share how I make my little comic doodles using a rough sketch and gimp - no tablet required!  I enjoy making these because they’re quick to do and don’t require any of my fancy drawing tools, meaning I can make these at work to pass the time (I keep card stock on my desk to use instead...
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Sun, 3 Jun 2012 11:55:23 PDT
putting a personalized cover on a sketch pad
putting a personalized cover on a sketch pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> crdwolff I get to teach art to the grandchildren that live close by. In preparation for our time together (and give them a sense of gravity and grown-upness) I decided to recover the sketch pads, to easily distinguish them, and make them better looking.  I let each child choose which color they wanted th...
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Fri, 18 May 2012 17:07:32 PDT
How to draw a bottle
How to draw a bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> dmcrae1 Today, I will teach you how to draw a transparent bottle. Many people don't know how to draw a bottle surprisingly. This how to will include images along with detailed step by step instructions.  Start by drawing the bottle cap first. The following steps will show the entire process of drawing t...
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Tue, 1 May 2012 02:33:47 PDT
How to draw an apple
How to draw an apple - More DIY How To Projects]]> dmcrae1 Today, I will show you how to draw a simple red apple. Drawing a nice looking apple isn't a difficult thing to do. These step by step instructions will show you just how to do. Keep reading below to learn how to create a sketch masterpiece! Before we get started, be sure you have all of the require...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 03:59:13 PDT
How to draw a red rose
How to draw a red rose - More DIY How To Projects]]> dmcrae1 In this how to, I will be guiding you step by step in the process of drawing a beautiful red rose. Be sure to see the following steps provided by myself :). All images provided by I 365 Art. There are 9 steps in total. Some tools you will need: -pencil/pen -paper -a nice eraser If you are doing t...
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Sat, 14 Apr 2012 19:48:40 PDT
How to Draw a Wave
How to Draw a Wave - More DIY How To Projects]]> Cbro720 Today Im going to teach you how to draw a simple wave. All you need is a piece of paper, a pen or pencil, and some colored pencils (optional). Materials: 1. Pencil 2. Paper 3. Colored Pencils   First, draw the crest of the wave; one line with a dip in it. Your wave can crash to the left (o...
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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 16:55:20 PDT
Daily Speed Sketch...IT'S OVER 9000!!! patriots8888 Unless your someone who wastes there time on youtube videos, and knows all those memes, then you probably wont get this. Well, I did a sketch of Vegeta from the vid IT'S OVER 9000!!!!!! It's my first speed sketch. I might do more if I get positive feedback if not then  whatever. Enjoy! 
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 18:29:45 PST
Office Sketch-O-Graph
Office Sketch-O-Graph - More DIY How To Projects]]> murak This is a rendition of an old style sketch tool using *mostly* office equipment. (You could make it using only office equipment - but the nuts and bolts hold things together better and make for a more accurate copy.) It can be used to trace drawings and even enlarge or reduce drawings. This one is ...
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Sat, 26 Nov 2011 17:02:42 PST
Pocket Sized Sketch Kit
Pocket Sized Sketch Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> This sketch kit has everything you need to draw on the go, with all materials conveniently stored in an Altoids box. If you have a pocket, you can take it with you! I did everything with things I had lying around the house. Along the way I will suggest alternatives to the tools used and the material...

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Thu, 17 Nov 2011 19:26:29 PST
Altoids Tin Watercolor set
Altoids Tin Watercolor set - More DIY How To Projects]]> rebeccaO This will show you how to turn a mini Altoids tin into a portable paint set. For this project you will need: 1 mini Altoids tin 1 brick of polymer clay (Sculpey, Fimo, etc) 6 liquid watercolor paints in colors of your choice 1 watercolor brush pen Make inner dividers Grab a ball of Sculpey ab...
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Sun, 16 Oct 2011 01:45:22 PDT
etch-a-sketch creations rschack I recently found an etch-a-sketch in my closet and became interested in drawing with it. I mostly draw pictures from books while I'm sitting in English class, or pictures from posters in other classes. It is a great way to use your time while you are bored in class.
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Sat, 26 Feb 2011 12:18:01 PST
travelling sketch book
travelling sketch book - More DIY How To Projects]]> alialexander the ingredients sketch book 4b clutch pencil scissors elastic ribbon 2 part epoxy extra leads cut I took the book to Officeworks (like an Australian Staples) and for $1.00 they guillotined the pages where I marked. elastic I wound the elastic around a thin part of the pencil, then used anothe...
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Sun, 10 Oct 2010 03:08:23 PDT
Make your own sketch journal with holders
Make your own sketch journal with holders - More DIY How To Projects]]> thehaggard When I go out to field sketch, I want my watercolor paper, pencils and ink pens, eraser, and leads all in a pack... but I also like to travel light: grab and go.  So, I came up with this little doo-hicky that is a watercolor paper sketchbook that holds all the sketch pens and pencils on the cover wi...
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Fri, 23 Jul 2010 18:17:36 PDT
How to Set A Permanent Etch A Sketch (like Pros)
How to Set A Permanent Etch A Sketch (like Pros) - More DIY How To Projects]]> SHIFT! As an Etch A Sketchist myself, I feel that the worst thing any EAS artist can do for themselves is to get too attached to one of their "Sketch Works". I've seen this happen before and artists have gone insane trying to protect their artwork. Just take a picture of it! Remember, an Etch A Sketch is a...

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Wed, 7 Jul 2010 09:45:55 PDT
Altoids/mint tin mini watercolor paint box-NEW PROCESS! truemirror Watch me retire my beloved companion of many years, my mini monkey paint box, and create a new one. Altoids/mint tin mini water color paint box/set, showing my new process which allows for more 1/4 pan size watercolor pans for a smaller box. also addresses some of the problems faced by other mini ti...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2009 14:16:25 PDT
My Graffiti Artwork spudling9 These are my pictures.
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Sun, 22 Feb 2009 08:57:11 PST
Learn To Draw...Part One
Learn To Draw...Part One - More DIY How To Projects]]> hyperactiveguy I saw this topic on the burning questions list, so I said to myself,"I'm an artist, so I should help ya'll out (besides the fact that I want a prize!)." That's what I'm hoping to accomplish here. The first thing ya'll need to know is that no one starts off as a good artist, I don't care what you've ...
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Sun, 23 Nov 2008 10:37:01 PST
How to Draw Pengu!!!!!
How to Draw Pengu!!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Stickylol I'm back again and now I'm going to teach you how to draw Pengu the penguin!!!!! Drawing his Aviator Cap!!! Draw an upside down candy cane or a J then do it on the other side. Now, draw 2 U-ish shapes conecting the Js. Make the left side of the left U bigger and do the same with the right and the...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2008 18:57:28 PST
How to draw Sticky!!!
How to draw Sticky!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> Stickylol In this instructable you'll learn how to draw Sticky, a funny character I draw. Drawing the mis-shaped head!!! What you do is draw a line and then from that you draw a circle. Its ok if its sloppy and messy. Drawing his mop-top hair!!!!! Draw a short line inside the head. It should be a small ...
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Tue, 18 Nov 2008 20:53:49 PST
Light Tablet
Light Tablet - More DIY How To Projects]]> caitlinsdad Any serious or not serious artist needs a lightbox. Lightboxes are used to illuminate a picture from behind so that you can trace the image on to an overlaying sheet of paper. In a pinch, you can also use this to look at x-ray film to see how your bones are healing after that Knex or bicycling mi...
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Mon, 19 May 2008 21:22:46 PDT
Under $30 Light Table
Under $30 Light Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> GraffitiBatman How to build a light table for under $30 for all your light table-ing needs The "Table" part First I had the wonderful idea of building a light table, then I went about it in the simplest way I knew how. I got a table! This table was $10 dollars from a reuse center Aquiring Plastic I decided ...
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Sat, 2 Feb 2008 20:59:43 PST
How to Draw Dragons
How to Draw Dragons - More DIY How To Projects]]> KentsOkay Ahh the dragon, the one monster to appear in nearly every human culture, it is little wonder many seek to recreate it. This Instructable will attempt to shed light on drawing this marvelous creature of our imagination (or perhaps not just of our imagination?)... This Instructable maybe slightly adva...
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Tue, 18 Dec 2007 08:22:25 PST