Claire's super duper tips to help you all to artistic greatness!
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Claire's super duper tips to help you all to artistic greatness!
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Category: How-to's? D:
Thursday, 1 May 2008
08:14:12 PM (GMT)
Okayokayokay. I've been getting a lot of "OMIGAWD HOW DO YOU DRAW LIKE THAT LOL" s
so I'm going to tell you guys like... How I did it. ._.

- Start out small. Don't worry if it looks like crap, or if it's simple or it's just
a stick figure or something. That's how I started.
- Seek inspiration! Look at your surroundings. Look at other people's art! The
outdoors, and Deviantart is a good place to do this. Just look around, inspiration is
everywhere!
- Copy what you see. Copyright, copyright, blah blah blah. I know. But, if you copy
another person's style, you'll find that you'll eventually end up making little
tweaks to it, and end up changing it alltogether. It'll become your own. You'll see.
- Practice. FUCKING PRACTICE. D: Sheesh. If you start drawing, and then you don't do
anything to give your talent a little push, you'll never get anywhere.
- Push yourself! Challenge yourself! Tug at the strings of your talent. 
- Be flexible! If you draw one face, one pose, one hairstyle, one kind of clothes,
you'll never get anywhere.
- Interest. Put your heart and emotions and passion into every little thing you draw.
If you don't do this, then you'll lose interest in it all and you'll never get
better. 
- Never say that you can't draw! This is probably the most untrue thing that anyone
can ever say. The thing is, no artist is the same. Nobody draws exactly the same. So,
therefore, there's really not much to compare to when it comes to art. Everyone is a
talented artist in their own special way. For example, my friend David can't draw as
well as me in my style. I can't draw very well in his style. Every artist has their
own styles, and all of them are the best at their own styles. Every person is an
artist.

And so, this concludes Claire's Super Duper Tips to Help You All To Artistic
Greatness. Keep in mind that some of these may not work for all of you, yet they
should. This is how I got where I am with my art. Good luck. *u*

Comments 
‹♥Mӗw♥› says:   1 May 2008   656571  
ewwww you don't draw THAT good claire =_= stop being so cocky like
jack you poop
 
NoodleSama says:   1 May 2008   915379  
xD I know I'm not amazing at art, but I'm proud of where I am and Im
tired of people asking me how I do it. D:
‹♥Mӗw♥› says:   1 May 2008   614957  
awwwww so sweet >woogile<
 
NoodleSama says:   1 May 2008   433411  
I love it, I just love it. xD -Woogity woogity woogity-
‹♥Mӗw♥› says:   1 May 2008   894197  
WOOGLE not the freak'n out gangster thing idiot =_=
woogle is the term for the talking threw your nose thing like aww so
sweet =_=
 
reyka says:   1 May 2008   245379  
I understand everything now. I think I'll become a monk now. Goodbye.
 
NoodleSama says:   1 May 2008   177266  
Monks are sexy. 8D
Missingno says:   2 May 2008   726552  
THANKS FOR POSTING THE TIPS. 8D

Juuust what I need when I can't seem to even draw a stupid Ditto. D:
 
NoodleSama says:   2 May 2008   574545  
Keep trying!*u*
Missingno says:   2 May 2008   125188  
YES I DID IT!

but instead of a Ditto I drew a gay version of my char. *-* Thanks
anyway.
 
NoodleSama says:   2 May 2008   987824  
*u* Gay versions of characters are pretty sexy, yes?
saralyn247 says :   2 May 2008   586621  
Great tips! :D
 
 
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