How to draw well? Learn 7 professional techniques using pencil and paper!

If you’ve already read our article on learning to draw , you’re ready for the next step! Here we present 7 professional techniques of how to draw well using pencil and paper. Immerse yourself in the universe of incredible realistic drawings, which look more like photographs.

And what will you learn by reading until the end?

  • Technique of the guidelines
  • Shading Technique
  • Stain technique
  • Hair and hair styling
  • Technique for drawing the human face
  • Technique for wet effect
  • The technique to blur the drawing

But before … Do you know the virtual course of realistic drawings?
If you would like to be in direct contact with a recognized expert in realistic drawings, you should not miss the chance to enroll in Professor Charles Laveso’s online course and learn how to draw well.

How about being part of a community with thousands of designers, spread across Brazil and other countries?

Through video lessons and complementary activities, you will know the materials, the techniques and will have the accompaniment of teachers dedicated exclusively to accelerate your learning.

Follow the explanations step by step! It’s as if Charles Laveso himself was sitting next to him, holding in his hand and showing how to draw well in each stroke.

But now let’s fulfill our initial promise and detail each of the 7 professional techniques. Check out:

Guideline technique – Using a ruler, you will draw lines connecting points that you consider important in the figure to be drawn. Initially, do not worry about the measures to make the proportion, just identify the key points of the image and connect them in vertical and horizontal lines. Follow the example of the image: