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Drawing Lessons for Beginners by Art of Wei

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Let me show you how to draw anything the easy way. Full step by step drawing demonstrations with graphite pencils. And I do 3D modeling as well. But that is not as fun as drawing.

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Best Pencils for Drawing - Steadtler Graphite Pencils

0h17m

The Best Shading Method - Cross Hatching

0h14m

How to Draw Better Lines - It's Important

0h07m

How to Draw Better Curves - It's Important

0h04m

How to Draw and Shade a Cube

0h19m

How to Draw and Shade a Cylinder

0h16m

How to Draw and Shade a Sphere the Easy Way

0h16m

How to Draw a Cup - It's Important

0h17m

How to Shade with Pencil - Wiggly Shapes

0h12m

How to Draw a Shark with Pencil

0h16m

How to Draw a Fruit Bowl with Pencil

0h17m

How to Draw a Water Drop With Pencil

0h21m

How to Draw a Chrome Ball

0h14m

How to Draw in Perspective for Beginners

0h10m

How to Draw Circles in Perspective for Beginners

0h12m

How to Draw an Apple - It's Important

0h12m

How to Draw a Spoon - It's Important

0h23m

How to Draw a Skull with Pencil

0h34m

Woodless Pencil for Drawing - Koh-I-Noor Brand

0h13m

How to Draw a Tree the Easy Way

0h12m

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0h17m

Best Pencils for Drawing - Steadtler Graphite Pencils

Steadtler graphite pencils is what I use most. This is a drawing demo on the 2B, 4B, and 6B so you can see the difference in each.
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?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENG

0h14m

The Best Shading Method - Cross Hatching

Step by step demonstration and explanation of the cross-hatching technique. You NEED to be able to shade with cross-hatching before using any other shading method.
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?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6d

0h07m

How to Draw Better Lines - It's Important

Line quality is very important. Here's how to make your drawings look more professional. This is a re-edited video from before.
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?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENGES:

0h04m

How to Draw Better Curves - It's Important

Learn the basics on drawing nice curves. This is a re-edited video from before.
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?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENGES:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FwDun43ymY&lis

0h19m

How to Draw and Shade a Cube

Easy way to figure out how much shading goes onto each surface of a cube.
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?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENGES:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FwDun43ymY&list=PLhn

0h16m

How to Draw and Shade a Cylinder

Learn how to shade a cylinder and you will be able to shade many curved surfaces.
?SUBSCRIBE http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=weiworks

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENGES:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FwDun43ymY&l

0h16m

How to Draw and Shade a Sphere the Easy Way

The EASY WAY to shade a sphere.
?SUBSCRIBE http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=weiworks

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENGES:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FwDun43ymY&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgeAx5vyraqpnEKoS_4kWwgh

Drawing AN

0h17m

How to Draw a Cup - It's Important

Step by step drawing of cups. These are simple beginner drawing tutorials that are very important. Learning how to shade simple geometrical shapes will allow you to draw complex forms in the future.
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?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMT

0h12m

How to Shade with Pencil - Wiggly Shapes

This is one o the best way to shade a pencil drawing. In addition to shading with cross hatching, it is important to learn how to shade with these circular, wiggly shapes. These wiggly shape shading will help smooth out your cross hatching shading.
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Instead of smudging, use this shading method to create smooth shades.

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you

0h16m

How to Draw a Shark with Pencil

Fun drawing of a shark.
?SUBSCRIBE http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=weiworks

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENGES:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FwDun43ymY&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgeAx5vyraqpnEKoS_4kWwgh

Drawing ANIMALS is

0h17m

How to Draw a Fruit Bowl with Pencil

Drawing a bowl of fruit will make you a BETTER artist.
?SUBSCRIBE http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=weiworks

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENGES:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FwDun43ymY&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgeAx5vyraqpn

0h21m

How to Draw a Water Drop With Pencil

Step by step drawing of a water drop with graphite pencil. This will show you how to draw realistically.
?SUBSCRIBE http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=weiworks

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENGES:
https://www.youtube.co

0h14m

How to Draw a Chrome Ball

Step by step drawing tutorial on how to draw a chrome ball and any other reflective surfaces.
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For drawing reflective surfaces, just remember that what you are drawing is the environment being distorted on the surface. When the environment is being distorted (like on a ball), it will have very sharp edges and gradations, as well as some very dark areas. As the environment gets compressed, you will get more contrast.

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading

0h10m

How to Draw in Perspective for Beginners

Step by step tutorial on basic perspective. Quick tutorial on one point, two point, and three point perspective. When drawing anything in perspective, try to visualize the elements behind the object. This will help you to see the volume of the objects.
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One point and two point perspective is very useful, whereas three point perspective in not commonly used for general drawing. Unless you are doing some serious cityscape drawings.

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawi

0h12m

How to Draw Circles in Perspective for Beginners

Step by step tutorial on drawing perspective circles. These are just two ways to drawing circles in perspective.
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For drawing circles and ellipses in perspective, you have to start out with a bounding box in perspective. Then you have to divide up the box to get crucial points for the circle within. Once the points are plotted, then it is just a matter of drawing a smooth curve through the dots.

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.

0h12m

How to Draw an Apple - It's Important

Step by step drawing lesson for beginners. Drawing apples and going over some of the basic fundamentals of drawing. If you want to learn how to draw, then this is must watch video.
?SUBSCRIBE http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=weiworks

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsO

0h23m

How to Draw a Spoon - It's Important

Learn how to draw with this basic drawing lesson on spoons. Simple objects are perfect for a beginner artist. In this drawing tutorial, I will take you step by step on how you can draw and shade these simple objects and make it realistic. The first drawing is a metal spoon with a highly reflective surface. The second drawing is a porcelain spoon with a less reflective surface.
?SUBSCRIBE http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=weiworks

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?

0h34m

How to Draw a Skull with Pencil

Now I know why most art classes have you draw skulls, because it is an awesome drawing exercise. Here is my first skull step by step with a B and 2B pencil. You can do this too.
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?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0c

0h13m

Woodless Pencil for Drawing - Koh-I-Noor Brand

Testing out these Koh-I-Noor woodless pencils. Drawing 3 lips with different grades.
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?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817y6dqmSA646V1

Timed Drawing CHALLENGES:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FwDun43ym

0h12m

How to Draw a Tree the Easy Way

Let me show you how to draw a nice looking tree without any kind of reference. Some simple tips on drawing leaves so you don't go crazy drawing every individual leaf.
?SUBSCRIBE http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=weiworks

?Learn how to draw with pencils with my step by step drawing tutorials. Let me show you how to draw anything from beginning to the end. For some subject like drawing animals, blocking in the basic shapes first is useful. For portrait drawings, starting with the eye is my preferred method of drawing. But whatever the subject matter or method, I will always show you the easiest and most effective way to draw.

What drawing level are you at? If you are a BEGINNER artist, watch my basic drawing and shading videos:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzzvCGfKZR8&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdjNrlX4qeytqAUIhRqKbAI

If you are an INTERMEDIATE artist, then portrait drawings should be a challenge to you:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXjxNMTkocQ&list=PLhnHFsOn0cgdu88Wbv817