Super Amazing Posts By Megan


Inspired at an early age to craft, Megan grew up darning her socks with her grandmother and sewing imitation Beanie Babies because her parents rightly refused to buy them for her. Though, these days, she dabbles more with doodles and photos than thread. Megan is thrilled to be part of the Craftsy team and is excited to hone her skills with the Craftsy community.

    Ask An Expert: What’s the Best Way to Use End Papers?

    Posted by on Aug 3, 2014 in Drawing |

    In Ask An Expert we share advice directly from our experts, in response to popular questions asked by our members. Join along now as award-winning illustrator and Craftsy instructor of The Art of the Picture Book, Shadra Strickland shares ways you can use end papers, the difference between storyboards and dummies, tips for transitioning from writing to drawing and more!

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    Enter the #ShowUsYourHands Contest!

    Posted by on Aug 2, 2014 in Contests & Giveaways, Drawing, Painting | Comments

    Enter Craftsy's #ShowUsYourHands Contest — two weeks only! Create your very own masterpiece featuring hands and upload it for your chance to have your work featured on the Craftsy blog and win a Craftsy class of your choice! Plus, instantly download our FREE primer for improving your drawings of hands and figures here.

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    Giveaway! Win Expert Patrick Connors’ Class and Artwork

    Posted by on Jul 28, 2014 in Contests & Giveaways, Drawing, Painting |

    Enter our giveaway for your chance to win notecards featuring artist and Craftsy instructor Patrick Connors' original work. Plus, our winner will also receive Patrick's online Craftsy class, Perspective in Landscape Drawing (a $39.99 value). Click to enter here by August 11, 2014!

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    Ask an Expert: What’s the Best Way to Draw Fur in Shadowed Areas?

    Posted by on Jul 27, 2014 in Drawing |

    Welcome to the Craftsy blog's Sunday drawing series! In Ask An Expert we share advice directly from our experts, in response to popular questions asked by our members. In this edition of our weekly series, professional artist Matt Rota explains how to draw perfect circles, fur in shadows and much more.

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    Ask an Expert: The Right Way to Remove Debris from Drawings

    Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Drawing |

    In Ask An Expert we share advice directly from our experts, in response to popular drawing questions asked by our members. So be sure to submit your questions and tune in every week for answers. In this edition of our weekly drawing series, professional artist Patrick Connors stops by the blog to explain the best way to remove debris from your work and get back to drawing. Plus, he talks about the benefits of the helpful yet often misunderstood kneaded eraser.

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