Drawing Together Episode 21: Having a Shell of a Time!

Drawing Together Episode 21: Having a Shell of a Time!

this episode is Part of the Drawing Together live video series – learn more here

We continue focusing on texture with this drawing of an eggshell and egg. I’ll use graphite this time, exploring techniques for shading and detail. Follow along with this reference image, if you’d like! https://bit.ly/2KKidzr

Today, I’m working with:

  • White Drawing Paper
  • Ebony Pencil (or you can use a soft graphite pencil 4B-6B or darker)
  • White Charcoal Pencil
  • Kneaded and Rubber Erasers

In this session, we’ll cover:

  • Drawing eggshells
  • Realistic drawing techniques for pencil
  • Shading techniques
  • Creating texture
  • Managing detail


Upload a picture of your drawing in the comments below.

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