Art Tutorials – Learn to Draw Step by Step

Learn how to draw it, paint it and create it all with step-by-step instruction from IMPACT authors, step by step.

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How to Draft a Basic Cosplay Pattern

Learn how to draft a basic cosplay pattern with this step-by-step tutorial from one of IMPACT’s newest titles, The Costume Making Guide by Svetlana Quindt AKA Kamui Cosplay. While armor patterns do not end up as a visible part of your final costume, creating them will be an amazing help in defining the shape...

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How to Draw Transparent Fabric

Drawing fabric can be tough. Learning how to draw transparent fabric is even more of a challenge! Transparent fabric has a very particular look. In the latest from Irene Flores, Sci-Fi Fashion Art School, you’ll learn all you need to draw science fiction characters, styles and scenes. Your character will look different depending on...

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National Comic Book Day Free Comic Step Out!

In honor of the nerd of all holidays, National Comic Book Day, IMPACT always tries to share something fun with our fans. Last year we had a great video by Mark Crilley on how to make manga and comic book panels, but this year we’ve got a demonstration straight from the pages of our...

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How to Draw an Anthro Pony

Hybrid creatures with human and animal traits are called anthros, or furries. Anthro is short for anthropomorphized, which means attributing human characteristics to nonhuman things. Even with all four hooves on the ground, stylized cartoon ponies are anthropomorphized to a degree (consider their human expressiveness), but we can push them even further by adjusting...

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How to Draw a Chibi Pony

Chibi is a style of caricature that exaggerates a character’s proportions for maximum cuteness. Typically, the body is compressed, the head and eyes are enlarged, and everything is treated with simplicity. This chibi pony stands a mere 2 heads high, but their body and legs are proportionate to a full-sized pony. The approach to...

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How to Draw a Dog Furry

Canines communicate their feelings through body language and facial expressions. The beagle is a friendly and sociable breed, so give him a strong pose that expresses these personality traits. Use this step-by-step from the book Draw Furries by Jared Hodges and Lindsay Cibos to inspire your future dog drawings!     Step One: Sketch...

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National Dog Day: How to Draw a Dog Face

One thing that’s common among most canines (including wolves and foxes) is a long muzzle. Mastering the muzzle is fundamental for drawing canine characters and provides a foundation for drawing other furry, feathery and scaly characters as well. In this demo, from Draw Furries, you’ll try your hand at a beagle puppy. Puppies have...

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How to Create a Geometric/Man-Made Sculpture Base

*A step-by-step tutorial from Fantasy Creatures in Clay by Emily Coleman. Creating geometric shapes for man-made environments can be a bit challenging. Since clay is soft by nature, hard edges and sharp angles can be more difficult to attain as opposed to organic forms. Remember, you can always put your clay in the freezer...

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How to Draw a Ballerina Little Pony

Little Pony Drawing Book How to Draw a Ballerina Little Pony In the fantastical world of little ponies nothing is more spectacular than learning to create one of these magical beings with enough style and flair that even a rainbow pales in comparison! Artist Lindsay Cibos starts fellow artists off on the right hoof...

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Manga Monday: How to Draw Gems

Anybody else a Steven Universe fan? With the recent Steven bomb, we’ve been getting all kinds of exciting and interesting stuff about the crystal gems. Well today I want to follow the gem trend and show you how to draw gems with great tutorials from one of our new titles, Manga Magic by Supittha...