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.

How to Create Character Details, Inspired by Wonder Woman

Creating character details is really important when developing your own character. Specific details will inform your readers about that character with just a glance and make them recognizable. Costume elements can play into the story you write as well.  With the new Wonder Woman movie out, I’ve been diving deep into...

How to Draw Medieval Clothing

I’ve long loved costume design and seeing the gorgeous historical costumes from the many different fashion eras. Each era has a signature style. Medieval clothing definitely had a look of its own. With today’s post you’ll learn some of the history of medieval clothing so that you can draw it for...

Communicating Character Design with Colors

Today’s post comes from YouTube sensation Josiah “Jazza” Brooks and his book with IMPACT, Draw With Jazza. Colors are a great way to define character traits. Read on and use the handy character color wheel below for reference when creating your own character. Working With Color Exploration and experimentation are crucial to finding...

How to Add Weathering to Your Cosplay

Weathering can add a dimension to the armor and props that you create for your cosplay. Learn how to add weathering to a piece with this free tutorial.

Mastering Manga 2: How to Draw a Hand

Hands can be intimidating to draw. Learning how to draw a hand is an essential skill if you want to draw people. There are a lot of ways to draw hands, but we’ll break down how to draw a hand with an easy guideline tutorial from Mastering Manga 2 by Mark Crilley....

Learn How to Draw a Dog with a Free Tutorial!

Dogs are man’s best friend. I’m a cat person myself, but any time I see a dog I can’t resist running over to pet and play with it. Now you can learn how to draw a dog with this free step-by-step demonstration from Cartoon Animal Friends by Char Reed. Today’s tutorial will...

Technique Tuesday: How to Draw Feathers

From birds to angels and gryphons to pegasus, feathers can seem like a tough thing to draw for your fantasy illustrations. Don’t worry, we’ll break it down. Today’s Technique Tuesday covers how to draw feathers. We hope this free tutorial from Dreamscapes Myth and Magic makes those complicated little feathers and...

Drawing Anime Villains: Cats, Birds, Insects and More

Every anime has its heroes, but of course you can’t have a good show without anime villains! Sometimes the anime villains are actually the more interesting characters. Your anime or manga might have a mighty sorcerer or a fierce anthro feline. Maybe there’s a queen bee ordering everyone around. We’ve pulled...