All art is craft – Adolph Menzel

You’ve probably never heard of Adolph Menzel. Not many people have, however his views on the true nature of art are as real as it gets and his work backs it up.

4 Sketchbooks that will make you want to draw again

Here are four sketchbooks that will put the feeling back in your fingers and the zing back in your brain.

Illustrator Dan Nelson’s cross hatching technique

Watch illustrator Dan Nelson bring an illustration to life using thousands of tiny little strokes…

When a cheap ballpoint pen meets a talented artist

There is a certain charm to pen and ink illustrations. In a world filled with…