Beginner Art · Drawing

What is Subtractive Drawing?

Subtractive drawing is a really nice way of working for beginners and it can teach you much about tone (light and dark).┬áBasically subtractive means 'taking away' so pigment is removed. With drawing it is usually charcoal or very soft graphite that is taken away and commonly with a putty rubber (also known as a kneaded… Continue reading What is Subtractive Drawing?