Category Archives: Benefits

Drawing as Therapy


Posted on July 2, 2014 by

When you worry, you get stressed. And stressing over problems never seems to help solve them. We mull over what’s going on, we think through all the bad possibilities and outcomes based on the inputs in our lives, and we end up stressed. And stress doesn’t help anything. You need a way to deal with the stress. Do yourself a favor and grab a pencil and paper and let’s work on decreasing the stress level in your life. (more…)

Seeking Inspiration for Drawing Ideas


Posted on April 8, 2014 by

Being inspired is much easier said than done. It can be challenging at times to find the right mood and drive to get the creative juices flowing. If you are an illustrator working on a major project or you just have to draw something specific for an upcoming project, there are methods for pulling in the inspiration you need to get the job done. Here are just a few examples of how to stimulate the senses and find your own creative muse. (more…)

8 Reasons to Learn How to Draw


Posted on April 7, 2014 by

Why Should You Learn How to Draw?

There are many good reasons for learning how to draw sketches of buildings, objects or people. While many individuals seem to have a natural ability for drawing, others must learn the process from an expert. Anyone interested in learning this artistic skill should begin today to explore their options. You are never too young or old to begin to develop creative skills using pencil, pens or chalk to draw portraits, scenery or abstract artwork. (more…)