WEEKLY ART CHALLENGE #8

Deadline: September 23, 2017

Like any skill you want to learn, drawing and painting takes practice. The weekly art challenge is designed to help keep you practicing. This week’s theme: PORTRAIT (Not Yourself) View the entries HERE. How the Challenge Works Every Sunday, a new theme will be announced. You create a piece of art based on the theme. It […]

What Should an Aspiring Cartoonist/Animator Be Doing?

Advice from Chris Schweizer, Graphic Novelist

Recently, I had a 16-year-old acquaintance ask about what she should be working on. She wants to go into animation, which I know very little about. So I asked Chris Schweizer, a published graphic novelist, for his advice. His reply had so much good information, and he gave me permission to share it on this […]

Kao International Environment Painting Contest for Children (International)

Deadline: Must be received by September 6, 2017

From the Kao International Environment Painting Contest for Children Website:  Theme: “Together, we are eco-friendly” Please think about what people can do to protect our precious global environment. In your picture, show things we can do in our daily life. Below are just a few suggestions to help you get started. You could show ways […]