How to Draw eBook
Teaching you drawing from the ground up...for free!

Back to the Drawing Board 1st Edition
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Video Library
Tutorials and other YouTube content to teach and inspire your art.

Beginner Tutorials - A great place to get started with acrylic painting, plus simple easy tutorials for artists of any level.

Intermediate Tutorials - Looking to expand your knowledge and skills a little? Check out these tutorials and tricks for

Advanced Tutorials - Dive into my own process and techniques a bit further, and work on building up your art in a more dynamic way. Plus tips for the budding professionals and dedicated hobbyists out there.

Quick Tips - Fast quick advice for artists in a hurry. Videos cover everything from painting to drawing and everywhere in between.

Elements and Principles of Design - The “basics” of art explained and demonstrated. A great start for those interested in art, as well as a good refresher for the seasoned professional.

Color Theory - An ever growing playlist of tutorials focused on mixing paint and creating more complex colors

Everything You Need To Know About... - Condensed art tutorials about different media. From graphite to acrylics and everywhere in between, you’ll learn about each media, its applications, and its limitations. A perfect way to find new media to work with before you buy.

Time Lapse Paintings - Hours of painting becomes a 3-5 minute video. Great for getting inspiration!

Painting Process Videos - PPV's show how a piece is created. Unlike a time lapse it's not just about brush to canvas, but about mixing paint too!

Cinder Block Studios Live - A series of live shows focusing on specific (hot) topics in art and concentrated areas of advice.

Artist Interviews - Interviewing unique professional artists and their journey from childhood into what makes them an artist today.

Music to Paint By - A series of ever expanding playlists to get you inspired to start working. Find something new, jump in, and paint!
MtPB 1 - A mix of indie, rock, and electronic selections
MtPB 2 - Orchestral and Soundtracks
MtPB 3 - Positive and Uplifiting, for when you’re feeling down.


Free stuff to jump start your creative process

Creative Commons Music Pack: (External Download)

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Recommended Resources
From supplies to other artists' videos. These are the sources I recommend.

Art Supplies: USA: Utrecht Art Supplies (Subsidiary of Blick), UK: Jackson’s Art Supplies, AU: The Sydney Art Store

Digital Drawing Tablets: Wacom

Digital Drawing/Painting Software (Free): Krita, Medibang Paint Pro, Autodesk Sketchbook

Digital Drawing/Painting Software (Paid): Photoshop Elements, Paintstorm Studio,

Digital Tutorials: CTRL+Paint

Art Travel Bags: Etchr Art Satchel

Still Life 2015 (From the free eBook)

Still Life 2015 (From the free eBook)