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In this easy step-by-step tutorial you will learn how to draw a beautiful female face with the right proportions. You only need pencils and paper, let's go!...

In this easy step-by-step tutorial you will learn how to draw a realistic rabbit with different pencils. Drawing animals is so much fun!...

I work from dark to light


I recently tried drawing on black paper - it feels like drawing a "negative portrait"
It means that instead of going from light to dark, I worked from dark to light this time.

It was totally exciting, because I was only drawing the light, since the shadow was already there.


Here are my results: I'm particularly happy with Ian :)

Nature as the source of inspiration

Yes, spring is here. You see it, you smell it, you feel it. Simply a wonderful time. Have I told you that spring is my favorite season? :)

That's why I created three spring-themed drawings! I hope you like them :)

Portrait drawing made easy

In this time-lapse video, you will see how I draw portraits with pastel chalks, charcoal and graphite on toned paper. I also wrote a more detailed article about the drawing process (only in German - but with step-by-step pictures)
-> For instructions, go here: The creative universe: Learn to draw a portrait - 6 steps for better portrait drawings



I hope you like the video and you learn something new! I would love to read about your experience in the comments!

Two ways to draw cute bees


You know that it's getting warm when you finally hear the little bees flying around again. I think bees, and especially bumblebees, just look so incredibly cute and fluffy, which also makes them a great motif for a drawing. In this post I'll show you how to draw a bumble bee with watercolours.

You want to draw a bee too? Go watch my video, where I show you how I did it! :)