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Creating Clarity: Tips for Ink and Wash Drawings

Posted by on Dec 26, 2014 in Drawing, Painting | Comments

Ink washes are an important and versatile drawing technique. But, you need a little balance and visual clarity in every composition! See some examples of how lines and washes work in harmony.

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Totally Sketchy: Techniques of Sketching to Improve Your Art

Posted by on Dec 24, 2014 in Drawing | Comments

Sketching can be an art in itself, and a powerful skill-building technique that will improve every facet of your artwork. Now that you have pencil and paper in hand, how do you get started?

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Announcing the Winners of Craftsy’s Holiday Contests!

Posted by on Dec 24, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

We're revealing the winners of THREE of Craftsy's recent contests. Don't miss checking out these inspirational entries!

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Explore How to Create Skin Tones With Colored Pencils

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 in Drawing, Painting | Comments

Creating human skin tones with colored pencils can be one of the most intimidating subjects to tackle. These tips and tutorial will have you confidently shading your portraits in no time!

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Enter to WIN a Fold-Down Craft Table

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 in Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving | Comments

Looking to get organized in the new year? This fold-down craft table worth $180 would be a great way to store your supplies. Enter to win now!

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You’re on the Nice List: Reward Yourself With the Best of Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

Treat yourself to the savings of the season! All online Craftsy classes on sale now for $19.99 or less! (Hint: That means you can save up to $40 per class!)

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