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Pencil Drawing

Pencil Drawing is creating sketch with a pencil. There are many exotic landscape paintings and portraits made by pencil drawing. A pencil drawing is a sketch drawn and brought in effect by a pencil. Though pencil drawing is enough easy in a sense that it does not require much drawing apparatus only a sharp point pencil and a paper. Blunt pencils are only used where there is requirement of some special techniques. Make the point of the pencil sharp by rubbing the sides of the pencil on scrap paper. The materials required for pencil drawing are the right selection of paper and media for your drawing.

While drawing by pencil one must know the art of how to keep the drawing clean by making it more expressive. Also one must know the techniques of combining charcoal with graphite pencil, basic strokes, blending. Though making human portraits is very famous pencil drawing other than this there are different other subjects too for pencil drawing. Like human portraits, cats are popular subjects of pencil drawing. By giving a little patience and creative urge you can bring some excellent results.

Though many people draw by making the person sit in front but it is much better to click the photograph of the person, animal or object which you wish to draw. Turn off the flash and go close to the object or person in this way you will not miss the sharp detail of the face as well as while painting the head and body will remain in right proportion. Many pencil drawings have been created of some famous people in world. Bert Leger a famous pencil-drawing artist has created many pencil drawings. His pencil drawings include famous personalities of world. Besides, his animal pencil drawings are very popular. Similarly Dennis Edward Simon's ‘The Inquest' created in 2007 is very famous.

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