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How to solve the puzzle of a new mythical creature

The workshop secretary, Dorothea, recently brought us a letter from a storyteller named April.  April needed

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Pack a sketchbook

One of the most important tools for illustrator elves is the sketchbook! The sketchbook is where

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Symmetry between worlds

We created artwork for a Writing tip (Looking-Into-A-New-Year) and artwork can, of course, tell more than

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Backgrounds: the power of suggestion!

We have worked on how to put story characters in motion—both human characters and canine characters!

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Walk before you run

When you draw, it is important to learn the basics.  For example, it might be hard

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