RESOURCES & FAQs
Frequently Asked Questions
What order should I complete the courses?
Are there any coupons for the courses?
Is this course for a specific form of drawing, or will this help me improve in any style of drawing?
Would you recommend I take your drawing class even though I use a digital medium?
Is The Art & Science of Drawing series a good class for my young child?
What is your refund policy?
Are you available for live teaching?
How do I access the courses I bought on brenteviston.com?
Can I do more than one lesson per day to learn the fundamentals faster?
Common Drawing Questions
What do I need to learn to draw a figure from imagination?
How much should I be practicing?
When I draw with the overhand grip should my hand touch the paper?
I've been warming up by drawing circles every day but it takes a bit before I can get the pencil to feel natural in my hand and get some decent circles on the page. Is this normal for a beginner and will it go away with enough practice?
I am having a problem with getting even pressure on the marks on the paper when I do my practice circles.
I am in the habit of turning my paper so that I can draw lines in the most comfortable way. Is this a bad habit I need to unlearn?
I'm having trouble with vertical lines. They seem to be all over the place. Is there an easy way to keep my hand steady on this motion?
Do the pencils you recommend erase like normal graphite, in case of errors?
I am having a hard time with *this week*. I really like the way you teach and I understand that we have to learn all basics to improve. At the moment I don't know how to motivate myself to continue.
Should you use just one or multiple pencils of different softness when shading?
Do you have a book?
Are your books available outside of the U.S.?
Where can I purchase your figure drawings or other fine art?
What other figure drawing books do you recommend?
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