Ever want to create amazing, charcoal drawings that look like an old master draftsman (like Leonardo DiVinci) created it? Well, in this video for beginners to charcoal drawing, artist, Kristy Partridge, takes you through what the paper stump is for, when to use erasers and why you'd want to use a dry paint brush. She shares her many blending techniques that make your drawings look like they leap off the paper. Watch Kristy's whole video at this link.
We've put together a special art kit that has everything you'll need to start drawing with charcoals. Get it at this link.
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