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How to Draw Anime Holding a Sword

Anime is a type of animation invented and drawn by Japanese artists and those influenced by them. It features characters with large oval eyes, heart-shaped faces and ideal body proportions. Anime action typically seems slower than action in other types of animation. The reason is that anime uses few

How to Draw Tekken 6 Characters

Namco's Tekken is a three-dimensional fighting video game that was first released to consumers on the PlayStation gaming console. Tekken 6 was publicly released in October 2009 on the PlayStation 3, PSP and Arcade gaming formats. This version of the fighting game features 41 total characters for gam

How to Sketch Your Favorite Subjects in Pen & Ink

Pen and ink is one of the many options available if you draw. Pen and ink creates a higher degree of contrast than pencil, and can be diluted with water; therefore, many artists see pen and ink as a more expressive media. One of the disadvantages of pen and ink is that ink is

How to Draw Spiderman's Face

Spiderman is one of the most well-recognized and famous super heroes of all time. His face is iconic and has appeared on everything from bottles of soda to Halloween masks for kids. You can use the instructions below to draw your own Spiderman face but you can also use this as a template for a costu

Drawing On Brass

Brass is a strong metal alloy. As a mix of copper and zinc, it is an affordable metal that is often incorporated into cabinets and other pieces of furniture as door or drawer handles. When polished, brass takes on a sleek, shiny appearance. You may want to change the look of a piece of furniture by

How to Paint Poplar Wood Trim

Poplar trim will accept paint in a variety of colors and sheens. Painting it isn't overly complex, but it is a bit different from painting synthetic trim. You'll need to prep the wood correctly for a lasting paint finish.

The Best Paint for Vinyl

Vinyl can be painted and is typically a better surface for adhesion than wood or metal. Wood can crack and degrade and metal can rust, but vinyl remains stable. Painting vinyl siding, shutters and trim is easy with the right paint. You'll get the best results if you consider not only the type of pai

How to Apply Paint to a Clean Canvas

Once you have stretched and prepared your canvas for painting, you are ready to apply paint. You might hesitate if you are unsure about where to begin, or what techniques to use. There are several things to consider, including the painting style you want to achieve and how to move the paintbrush eff

How to Use Gel Mediums

Artists usually use gel medium to change the characteristics of acrylic paint. The addition of gel medium will extend the life of liquid acrylic paint, so it takes longer to dry, and it will also thin the paint in order to make it transparent. Artists also use gel medium to create some specific arti

How to Draw Dragonite

Dragonite is a Pokémon character. The Pokémon website states Dragonites are flying dragons that are male or female, are seven feet three inches tall, weigh about 463 pounds and have the ability of "inner focus." The weaknesses of Dragonite are rocks, ice and other dragons. This character i

How to Paint Nutcrackers

Nutcrackers, those holiday harbingers that let us know the Christmas season has arrived, come in many sizes and styles. What they all have in common is their tall Russian hats, military uniforms and big, nut-crunching teeth. While most nutcrackers have red coats and white pants, feel free to paint y