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In this gallery we present a selection of outstanding recent artworks created by students who are either currently studying the Complete Online Drawing Course or who have graduated from the course and are now applying their skills to their own artworks.
Here’s a stunning drawing of our optional shading project ‘The Holiday’ created by Alina Claudia who is studying our course as a self-teach student.
This is the final project for the perspective section of our course and Denise has really created a fabulous artwork here.
In this showcase you can see the works by the amazing DrawPj.com mentored student Avril Parkes who has studied under the careful eye of her DrawPj Certified instructor Tannis Trydal.
In this video I chat with you about how I choose the colours for a Children’s Picture Book Character Illustration.
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Susanne has shown that she has really grasped the principles presented in our course. There are beautiful gradations, soft edges, hard edges and stunning colour changes in her work.
Marta has travelled through our course so beautifully and along the way she created original pieces of her own.
Liesbeth creates gorgeous drawings (often portraits of family members) as she reinforces all that she learned at DrawPj.com.
Ryan is making massive progress in a very short space of time.
Janet is now creating many commissioned artworks and selling internationally! She is constantly busy with her pet portraits and can barely keep up with the demand.
This coloured pencil landscape drawing was created by our mentored student Helen Hanby from her own reference photograph.
Deepti Mohile has progressed through the DrawPj Mentoring Program and has now created stunning images of birds.
Take a look at this stunning drawing of our ‘Shoe Well-travelled’ project from the shading and form section of our course.
Take a look at the amazing and wonderful progression that DrawPj mentored student Lynn Nelson has experienced.
Sofia has put three of the cute characters from our course together in one image; Peppie the Pup, Tallulah Ted and Fred the Sausage Dog.
Yanina has created a wonderful shaded construction drawing, with soft edges, hard edges and gradations all in the right places.
This amazing series of posts documents a real DrawPj student’s journey through version 2 of the Complete Online Drawing Course (note: version 3 is the current course).
Jillian Ridgeway (a DrawPj Alumni student) shares with you how she studied the DrawPj course and now sells her art directly to her fans from her home studio in her garden.
Maria is a certified DrawPj Instructor and accomplished artist. She runs both live drawing classes and mentors students online. Maria has also translated the Complete Course in the Bokmal language.
Cecile Baird is a master of the coloured pencil medium and discusses how important it is to use your own reference materials and take time planning your ideas. She creates amazing still life set ups using back-lighting to capture the translucent nature of objects.
For DrawPj Show #10 I decided to head outdoors to get a bit of perspective! So I packed up my drawing equipment and off we went up the Barron Gorge in Far North Queensland, Australia. It’s so awesome to get out into nature to do some drawing, even if that nature has a great big bridge in it suitable for some perspective drawing practice.
Brigitte Back is an accomplished artist with a unique style and dedicated art educator specialising in teaching absolute beginners to learn to draw.
In this show I reveal the 4 comparision skills that just about everyone has that you can use to learn to draw better and faster. I also dive into ‘The Artist’s Language’, which is a special kind of self-talk which can improve your drawing immediately.
DrawPj Show #8 is here! In this episode I create an original outline drawing of a bear named Mr Ted Maple in children’s picture book illustration style. Stuart was such a good sport for letting me release the pics I took when he was modelling the bear poses for my new character.
Learning how to draw? Need answers? You’re in the right place. This weeks show is ‘Your Drawing Questions Answered’ where Cindy Wider answers pencil drawing questions from students in the DrawPj.com community.
In this series of posts I'll be taking you on "the drawing road less travelled". Rather than teaching you all the usual information which you'll find all over the internet, I'll be explaining how you can 'think' about drawing so your skills can improve rapidly. Even...
The DrawPj Show is back, once again showcasing the wonderful work of DrawPj Students. In each show I’ll also be taking you behind the scenes into my studio, sharing the latest creations I’m working on.
In the this free mini drawing course I'll show you how to draw a simple juicy apple using coloured pencil. The aim is to draw a realistic looking apple using a minimum of colours. So if you're only just starting out and only have a small tin of coloured pencils then...
There's a whole team of amazing people who all come together to help make DrawPj.com one of the leading drawing course websites in the world today. In this new blog post series you'll get to know our wonderful team members a little better. First up is the amazing...