In this easy drawing art tutorial I explain, using a simple step by step approach how to draw an elephant in easy to follow simple stages. We start with just a few oval shapes drawn very lightly and progress to an outline. I teach you how to make the outline suggest the elephant’s wrinkled skin. […]

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In this art tutorial I explain, in a simple step by step manner how to draw a giraffe starting from basic shapes. We start by creating oval shapes to represent the body and top part of the animal’s legs. I explain simply how to work out the length of the legs and neck. This is […]

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In this art tutorial I am going to show you how to draw a rhino step by step starting from very simple shapes. I’ll take you through how to draw the shapes, measure the length of the legs and how to get the basic proportion correct. Once the basic shape is right I’ll teach you […]

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Learning to draw accurately is an important drawing skill to learn. This is the final art tutorial in the series on How to Draw a Still Life Accurately. This time I am concentrating on how to add tone, light and shade. You’ll need a 2B  for the lighter tones and a 6B pencil for the […]

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Learning accurate drawing is a technical skill all artists need to know. This art tutorial is the first in my series on how to draw accurately. This tutorial covers how to draw a still life accurately in a simple step by step process. I start by explaining how to hold a pencil at arms length […]

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Drawing a horse’s head can be difficult, but in this art tutorial I’ll explain how simply you can draw a horse’s head by starting to sketch two circles. The two circles will help get the proportion of the head just right. Using 2B and 4B pencils I show how to create the outline of the horse’s head […]

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This art tutorial will show you how to draw a bird landing. It’s easy to draw a bird landing when you start with sketching very simple shapes. It just needs a few circular shapes and a few triangles to draw the basic shapes of the bird. To draw the initial shapes I will use a […]

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This art tutorial will show you how to draw a bird flying. It doesn’t matter if it is a seagull or similar flying bird, the basic shapes are the same. To start to draw a bird flying we need to begin with a couple of circular shapes and a few triangles. To draw the initial […]

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In this art tutorial I explain how to draw a clothed figure. Once the person is drawn I show how, by just using just a few lines and a little shading you can add clothes to the figure. It is easy to draw a clothed figure when you follow this simple tutorial. This art tutorial […]

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