Learn how to draw like the masters.
Hi, my name is Dorian. I draw, paint, sculpt, and teach.
On this website you can find articles, drawing tutorials, and courses.
You can see some of my artwork here.
An online course on how to draw realistic light & shadow
The Shading Course is an 8-week online course with weekly feedback sessions. You can take it at your own pace or sign up for group or private coaching. This is the 2020 edition of my “Mastering Light & Form” course.
Downloadable Drawing Guides
Livestreams & Feedback Sessions
Articles & Tutorials
- How to sharpen pencils – ninja style
- 3 common shading mistakes that lead to flat drawings
- How to create smooth shading in pencil or charcoal
- How much does it cost to study at Barcelona Academy of Art in 2020?
- How to Draw More Accurately
- Learn to Draw – Challenge 1: Value Gradient
- How to Draw Smooth Lines
- Shading Tips for Figure Drawing
- How to Build a Learning Machine
- How I start a Figure Drawing
- Understanding the Fresnel Effect
- How to Make a Charcoal Sharpening Pad
- Art Books I recommend
- How to Improve Your Drawing Skills through Incremental Growth
- Perspective Drawing Exercise: Turnarounds