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Cultivating Your Drawing Skills
I believe drawing skills are never innate: when someone is a natural, what they really have are remarkable observational skills and the ability to apply them – in their case, through drawing (it could just as well have been espionage ;)). Drawing skills can be cultivated by anyone able to use their minds and hands. There are basically only two approaches to do this: theory (+practice) and observation (+studies).
:bulletred: Theory is a structured, organised approach, learning from someone more experienced who's laid it all out for us in a course, book or tutorial.
:bulletred: Observation is an organic, unpredictable approach, learning directly from the real world around us and gradually deriving principles from it.
Alone, they are both incomplete; trying to work with only one of them would be like trying to walk with one foot. Studying lays down a solid foundation, which remains abstract and limited until observation brings it to life with details and real-life application
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heidisketches Featured By Owner Nov 17, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
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the-tea-zombie Featured By Owner Nov 21, 2013
Wakko dancin' 
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Cmac13 Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2012   General Artist
:iconofficialfella5plz: welcome to :iconwatercolorists:


we look forward to seeing your work

:iconslipperyhugplz: #watercolorists :iconheartballoonplz:
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AntiRetrovirus Featured By Owner Sep 26, 2012
Hey there!! Thanks for watching my photography account. Updates are pretty sporatic.
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the-tea-zombie Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2012
Still more regular than me;) I thought I had watched it ages ago, but apparently I failed somewhere=P
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