Drawing

illustrated map of a desserted island

My kids answer some questions about living on a Deserted Island

My kids answer some questions about living on a Deserted Island In my previous post where I asked my kids some questions about the future I learned some interesting things, not only about my children but about the world in general. For example, I discovered that I would be the… Read More »My kids answer some questions about living on a Deserted Island

Drawing with Oil Pastels – Some Tips for Beginners

Drawing with Oil Pastels – Some Tips for Beginners In my previous post about drawing with chalk pastels, I spoke about how to draw dogs and some tips on using chalk pastels. In this one I am exploring their bolder, almost more childish cousins – the oils; and focus on… Read More »Drawing with Oil Pastels – Some Tips for Beginners

Self portraits by Fia, 8 years old

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain – using the book to teach others how to draw

Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain – using the book to teach others how to draw This review of Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain by Betty Edwards is written from the perspective of a teacher using the book to teach drawing to others. ~ This… Read More »Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain – using the book to teach others how to draw

Coloured pencil sketch of a brown and white Jack Russell terrier

Drawing Dogs – some Tips, Tricks and Tools

Drawing Dogs  – some Tips, Tricks and Tools ~ This post contains affiliate links. Click here to read my full disclosure policy ~ How do you draw a dog when they don’t sit still for very long? The answer is either you draw very fast or you take photographs! Dogs… Read More »Drawing Dogs – some Tips, Tricks and Tools