Drawings by Laura Villa I always wanted to learn how to drawing but had hadn’t the opportunity until now. This are my first drawings, trying to learn some years ago. Today is my first day studying in the Drawing Academy course.
Artwork by Gilberto Mello
I’m taking a great pleasure in managing my very first silverpoint! which unfortunately is not very easy material to find in the US, but I did find it.
I prepared a heavy paper pretty much according to instructions in the Drawing Academy video, except I did not have gum Arabic and used powdered plaster of Paris as a ground. I sanded the first coat with sandpaper and applied a second one, sanded again to smooth out. Then I transferred the contour of a Great Master drawing to the surface and started experimenting with the metal point…
Artworks by Carl Carl J. S.
I have been drawing on and off for years. I like to paint but the Drawing Academy is correct. You must draw before you can paint well. The masters had the right idea. While I like modern art, you have to master drawing to be considered a true artist. My hope is to achieve some level of proficiency so I can draw from life and memory…
Drawing by Sabina Popovici Hantu
I draw this little girl 2 years ago , a few months after I teach myself to draw. It was exactly in the night between the years. It was a great time to me. That’s why I am very grateful to be your student here and to learn a lot of things I never learn before…
Drawing by Anh, Drawing Academy student
Drawing by Daniele Poltronieri
Drawing by Lucian HRAB
This is the boy of some friends of mine. I just love the “big eyes” expression !
It seems this is my “kids age” :) . In my last 4 drawings the characters are only children…
Drawings by Anthony, Drawing Academy student
The information in the Drawing Academy video lessons has completely changed the way I look at things. I find new aspects to perspective I never noticed before.
This was drawn from my back porch swing in my sketch book…
Artworks by Jivaji, Drawing Academy student