Whether you are a proud plant parent or you have trouble keeping greenery alive, this week’s prompts are fit for every botanical enthusiast (because illustrated plants never die!) And since drawing potted plants is so popular, I decided to keep things fresh by picking a few fan-favorites along with some plant species I’ve never drawn before. I hope you enjoy this week’s prompts.
If you only draw one piece this week,
In this real-time tutorial, I’ll show you how to quickly color, layer, and add details, plus plenty of other tips along the way.
Since you’ve made this far in the email, I’m going to let you in on a little somthin’ somethin’ that I’ve been working on for you guys!😉 I’ve got a VERY exciting announcement (one that I’ve had to painfully keep secret for the past six months.)
But it’s not quuuuite ready yet. I still have a couple finishing touches, only I can’t wait to share all the goodness with you! So enjoy the sneak peek above until the real thing goes live, Thursday March 10th.
If you only draw one piece this month, build a bouquet!
In keeping with the ‘Grow’ theme of March, this month’s project is filled with florals! You will study and practice drawing different types of flowers, then compose them into a beautiful floral arrangement.
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Making Art Everyday is a series of daily, weekly, and monthly prompts and challenges to help you overcome creative fears and develop your art-making practice. Every month, we will feature a new theme that will allow you to hone a set of skills, practice drawing something specific, or complete a project.