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Young Elf, Part I

In December, elves exchange handmade cards.  I want to draw a young elf and I asked

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Tracing with your eyes

I learned to draw hands and other things by practicing something  elves call tracing with your

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The Real Colors of Skin Part II

In the first part of this tip, Part I, we took an honest look at skin

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Backgrounds: the power of suggestion!

We have worked on how to put story characters in motion—both human characters and canine characters!

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Young Elf, Part II (shading)

We have sketched an elf portrait (if you haven’t, see the previous Drawing tip!).  Now, we

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