Perspective Illustration in Procreate
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Perspective Illustration in Procreate

Perspective is the key to almost any drawing or sketch, as well as many paintings. It is one of the fundamentals you need to understand to create realistic and believable scenes. Luckily, digital art made everything so much easier by providing endless possibilities with different tools. Procreate has a super handy perspective drawing guide feature that easily applies this structure to your work. I am…
5 Easy Drawing Ideas
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5 easy drawing ideas

Sometimes I spent more time thinking about what to draw than drawing itself. It can be challenging to come up with new ideas. The key is to draw things that interest you, as you will be more likely to stick with them, and before you know it, those skills will come. You’ll even start developing your own style, which is fantastic!…
Botanical Illustration
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Botanical Illustration

Botanical Illustration has a long history and dates back long before cameras were developed. This was the only way of visually recording the world’s many species of plant life. Even today, when it’s easier than ever to take photos thanks to cell phones, botanical images have a role to play. These kind of illustrations are usually used in botanical or…
Understanding layers in Photoshop
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Understanding layers in Photoshop

Understanding layers in Photoshop was one of the things that seriously changed the quality of my works. As I said it previously in this Procreate post, the layer tool is used by artists with almost every project. Learning how to use them is probably the most important thing you can do to improve your digital art skills. In this post,…
Understanding layers in Procreate
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Understanding layers in Procreate

Understanding layers in Procreate was one of the things that seriously changed the quality of my works. This tools is used by artists with almost every project. Learning how to use them is probably the most important thing you can do to improve your digital art skills. I have shared another post about Layers in Photoshop. In this post, we'll…
My top 10 Favorite Mechanical Pencils
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My top 10 Favorite Mechanical Pencils

I think you all know I love drawing right? Well I also love discovering and trying new art supplies! As I mostly use mechanical pencils in my sketches, I have tried a lot of them in my life. They have different form, weight, materials, some of them are more expensive than the others, some of them are better for writing…
Trees Drawing Tutorials
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Trees Drawing Tutorials

If you have been following me for a while, you probably know how much I love drawing trees! When I don't know what to draw, that's what I do. Probably because there isn't a perfect and unique way to draw a tree, I find it really relaxing and satisfying. So, this post is going to be about trees drawing tutorials!…
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Step by step mountain drawing

Heyy! This post will be about step by step mountain drawing. I really really love drawing mountains. I shared some tutorials before, but now this is going to be more detailed in this post, with a lot of step by step illustrations and also videos of the drawing process. Yes.. This is perfect for beginners! Beside, learning how to draw…
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Two Point Perspective Drawing

Now that you know the basic rules of perspective as I explained in my latest post one point perspective, now I am going to use the same rules but for two point perspective drawing. One point perspective is used when we face an object, Two points perspective is used when looking at an object from its corner. So, let's start!!– The…
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One Point Perspective Drawing

Perspective is the key to almost any drawing or sketch as well as many paintings. It is one of the fundamentals that you need to understand in order to create realistic and believable scenes. This is used to give a 3 dimension to a drawing because it allows us to see a depth in an image and to understand the…
highlights shadows and cast shadows in drawings
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Highlights, Shadows and Cast Shadows in Drawings

In my latest post, I explained the importance of highlights and shadows, and the main rules you need to know about it. But this post is going to be about highlights, shadows and cast shadows in drawings, with a lot of different examples about cast-shadows. I am going to explain the geometry behind the process if you want to give a sense of…
Hagia Sophia Highlights and Shadows in Drawings and Paintings
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Highlights and Shadows in drawings and paintings

The more I am practicing and the more I realize how much it is important to understand Highlights and Shadows in drawings and paintings! This is an essential skill to develop as you work your way towards creating more realistic artwork. Once you finished drawing basic outlines, the next step is to add shadings in order to give a sense…
Digital Drawing with Procreate Procreate Illustration Plants Botanical
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Digital Drawing with Procreate

Hi! I would like to share my opinion and experience, and also answer some questions here about my digital drawing with Procreate! This amazing software helped me to sketch or paint digitally in my last projects. While my heart will always be tied to traditional art supplies, I love the possibilities Procreate provides. I love being able to experiment with…
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Drawing with the ZIG Kurecolor Twin Markers

Let us talk about my favourite markers and how is drawing with the ZIG Kurecolor Twin Markers! I found these in a shop in Istanbul first, so I bought one and then two, and after few days of trying them I bought new colors. And each time I was going to this shop I bought more and more. Although they…
My architectural boards, software for technical drawings and renderings
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My architectural boards

You know that the design of the board is as much as important as the project itself! By showing some of my architectural presentation boards ,  I am going to write in this post about what I have learnt with time about the presentation boards (specially from my mistakes and bad jury presentation processes!) and the softwares I use. I…
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Materials I use for my drawings

I am going to talk in this post about the materials I use for my drawings!  Most of the questions I receive are about this and my every time answer is: pencil and paper are the starting materials for drawing! That is all what you really need! With time, you will want to try out different techniques and new materials. …
Watercolor Painting Practices
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My Watercolor Paintings Practices

My Watercolor Paintings Practices (using VanGogh and, Windsor and Newton watercolors) The main reason I like watercolor is that there are so many things you can try! It is so easy to mix all the colors you want, to use different brush tips to try some effects and you don't even need to make it perfect! I am going to…
How did I get better at drawing
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How did I get better at drawing?

A lot of you have been showings me your sketches and asked me how did I improve my drawings skills. Well with a lot of practice of course! It takes some time to learn a skill and to develop it. But after a while, you will see that it just get better and better! It’s all about motivation and practice!…