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How to Draw a Peacock Feather — Simplified!

peacock feathers colored pencil drawing

With so many colors and textures at one time, the thought of drawing a peacock feather might be a daunting one. But with a simple tutorial, you'll have no trouble drawing this fun, colorful subject.

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3 Easy Ways to Add Contrast to a Drawing

A red dot in a field of green dots is the focus of attention

How can you draw the viewer's eye to the right spot on your drawing? With contrast! You'll be surprised how easy creating contrast can be with simple coloring, shading and texturing.

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Beat Stress & Fuel Creativity With These Freebies!


Did you know that you can keep the stress at bay by letting your creativity flow? Flex your creative muscles this #StressReliefSunday by trying your hand at a new craft! Check out our FREE online video classes and downloadable guides made just for beginners.

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The Best Drawing Pencils Every Artist Needs

best colored pencils

Not all pencils are made the same! While pencils don't make the artist, being armed with the best drawing pencils can kick your artwork up a notch. Find out which graphite and colored pencils to add to your collection.

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Amazingly Versatile Media: Explore Paint Pen Art

Paint pen art

Is it a pen, a marker or a paint brush? Paint pen art combines the best of all three, which means your options for the medium are nearly endless! Discover new, inventive ways to use paint pens in your art.

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How to Draw a Swan in 6 Simple Steps

Capture the majesty of swans by following this simple tutorial! By breaking down the swan into simples shapes, you can draw every detail of the bird in any position.

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