drawing tips roundup

Draw Tip Tuesday Roundup: June 2020

Helpful drawing tips in just a few minutes with Koosje Koene.

Improve your skills and break out those art supplies, join us to learn drawing tips and techniques every week. Draw Tip Tuesdays are short introductions to a style, practice, or tool. From Urban Sketching to Drawing People, India Ink to Watercolors — fill your sketchbook and get creative. New videos added every Tuesday.

Draw Tip Tuesday Video Roundup

June 30, 2020: Brush Lettering

You can create fantastic hand lettering with simple materials like basic paint brushes. Make your letters stand out and add some character to your words!

June 23, 2020: Limit Your Color

When it comes to color, you can achieve more with less! Choose a focal area in your drawing, and add just a few colors to make your whole page pop.

June 16, 2020: Drawing it All in One Line

You can train yourself to trust your eyes by drawing one long, continuous line, as if you’re tracing the outline of your subject. Don’t lift up your pen, don’t focus on details…just draw.

June 9, 2020: Drawing in Proportion

Drawing in correct proportion is one of the most important skills to learn as a growing artist. Draw along with this still life example, remembering that adding background gives context and depth.

June 2, 2020: Make a Flip Book

Use your own drawings to create a mini flip book, and watch your lines jump right off the page!