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How to Draw a Zombie from Plants vs Zombies and what Graphite Pencils to Survive the Apocalypse

How to draw a Zombie with a Zombie Pencil in the Apocalypse! This video shows you how to draw a Zombie from Plants Vs Zombies in real time and fully narrated for beginners. I use an unbranded and unknown grade of graphite pencil to do this drawing to see how it fares and can you do a full drawing with a cheap pencil. 

The first 19 minutes I go over the graphite pencils I use for my drawings and the erasers and sharpeners. The essential equipment to survive drawing in any Apocalypse.

The Drawing lesson of the Zombie starts at 19:20.

Anyway do enjoy and like and subscribe and click the notifications bell as I will be adding lots more videos for absolute beginners and more complex with Harry Potter portraits and many, many more.

 

How To Draw the Covid-19 Coronavirus for Art Beginners by Billy – Medical Comic Book Illustration

How to draw the Covid-19 Coronavirus for Art Beginners and all homeschoolers. Medical Illustration has a long history and it all starts with a Pencil. Even though most medical illustrations are now done digitally as an artist you have to learn to draw so I have deon this in a similar way to a Comic Book piece of art.

This beginners art tutorial takes you from a blank piece of paper with a 2b pencil and basic felt tips and pencil crayons which you may be limited to in these isolated quarantine times in real time.

So while you are on lockdown and social isolation this, and many more lessons to come, along with over 100 videos already on my How To Draw Playlist can keep you and your children artistically occupied.

Enjoy and do share. This would be the most appropriate video to go viral! 

 

How To Draw A Toilet Roll in real time fully narrated (and many other things too)

How to draw a Toilet Roll for art beginners and all homeschoolers. Yes drawing a bog roll or loo roll during this interesting time. This is a TWOFER (Better than BOGOF) as there are two lessons, one very quick with a marker pen and the second an hour doing a full drawing narrated in real time showing you all the techniques you require to draw not only this precious item that you can’t buy anymore!

You can’t buy a Toilet Roll so Draw your own!

This beginners art tutorial takes you from a blank piece of paper with a 2b pencil to a full still life, though this is really a portrait drawing of a beautiful Quilted Toilet Roll (I couldn’t get a plain one – they had sold out!) in real time.

These techniques I use for portraits too. So while you are on lockdown and social isolation this, and many more lessons to come, along with over 100 videos already on my How To Draw Playlist can keep you and your children artistically occupied.

Enjoy and do share. This would be the most appropriate video to go viral!

How to Draw Hermione Granger – Emma Watson in the Harry Potter films

How to Draw a Portrait of Hermione Granger – Drawing Emma Watson as the young Hermione in the middle of her Hogwarts High School years.

How to draw a portrait of Hermione Granger using simple art techniques.
This portrait drawing is of Emma Watson who plays the young Hermione Granger at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in the Harry Potter movies.

You can see in real time and fully narrated how using the simple shapes techniques and a few guide lines you can draw a portrait of anyone. This is not quite a beginners art tutorial but this portrait drawing lesson uses the same techniques that I use in basics and cartoon How to Draw videos. Just to a little higher finished level to encourage you in your drawing progress.

This art tutorial takes you from a blank piece of paper with a 2b and 4b pencil to a full portrait drawing in real time in two hours and forty minutes.

Drawing Avicii. Time-lapse drawing of Swedish EDM DJ Tim Bergling

Drawing Avicii time-lapse.

Here is my portrait time-lapse drawing of Swedish DJ Avicii, Tim Bergling, who sadly died aged 28 in April 2018.

Avicii worked with many musicians including Madonna, Chris Martin from Coldplay and Rita Ora with hits including Wake Me Up, Hey Brother and the recent Rita Ora track Lonely Together.

How to Draw Anything! The Basics Part 1 over 200 thousand views.

My beginners art tutorial ‘How to Draw Anything! The Basics Part 1 Using Shapes’ on youtube has now had over 200,000 views (As of February 15th 2017).

I produced this video in 2014 showing simple techniques that I learned from many books over 30 years ago about drawing and distilling them into a short 22 minute real time video to simply encourage people to have a go at drawing and to enjoy art.

Since then it has been lovely getting lots of comments that this simple art lesson has helped many people to enjoy drawing and develop their artistic creativity.

How to Draw Anything! The Basics Part 1 using shapes

In the long and distant past I learned how to draw by copying comics and cartoons. One of my earliest doodling memories was copying a ‘Bash Street Kids’ cartoon from the ‘Beano’ comic of them all in a clumped up in a giant snow ball. I then went on to Star Wars characters and 2000AD’s Judge Dredd, Batman and many others. But it doesn’t matter whether you want to draw a bird, a bee, a flea, a tree, a horse, a house or anything else, drawing (and then painting is colouring in) is a matter of practice.

But just like learning any other skill there are some principles that you can learn to help get you started and I hope that my Youtube videos may be of assistance here in your creative journey.

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