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!…
Get started with AutoCAD
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Get started with AutoCAD in a Quick and Easy Way

As architects and engineers, we are often using AutoCAD for drafting floor plans, sections, elevations, layouts, and product manufacturing drawings. If you’ve ever tried it out before, you’ll think that the software seems advanced if you don’t know what you’re doing. But I personally believe this is one of the easiest software to learn like SketchUp. Here is what I can say about…
How to get started with digital art
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How to get started with digital art

I am both a traditional and digital artist and I find it very difficult to choose which medium I love the most. Moving to digital art was not really easy after years of making traditional illustrations. I remember that I had no idea how to get started with digital art as everything seemed so overwhelming. When you start looking into…
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,…
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!…
Renders : From SketchUp To Lumion
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Renders : From SketchUp To Lumion

Hi! In this post I want to talk about my Renders : From SketchUp to Lumion. How I import, change materials, add trees, furnitures, play with the camera settings aaaand take wonderful renders! Of course, everybody has different ways of showing and presenting their design. The things that I am going to tell you are all about my own projects…
Lumion For Architects
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Lumion For Architects

Hi! In this post I wanted to talk about Lumion for architects, the pros and cons according to my own experience. Lumion is a 3D rendering software made especially for architects. No matter if you’re working on interiors, residential, urban exteriors or landscapes, Lumion brings life to your model! Actually, this software is really close to a video game! You…
SketchUp For Architects and Designers
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SketchUp For Architects and Designers

Hi! In this post I wanted to talk about SketchUp for architects and designers, the pros and cons and for what I use it. SketchUp is a 3D modeling CAD computer program used by professional and amateurs. You can use it for architectural, interior design, landscape architecture, civil and mechanical engineering, film and video game design. I even use it…
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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…
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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. …
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!…