A little octopus for beginners: Learn an easy drawing technique from a sketch | María José García | Skillshare

A little octopus for beginners: Learn an easy drawing technique from a sketch

María José García, Mom, Biologist and self-taugh painter

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1 Lessons (18m)
    • 1. How to Draw Animals -Level I: Dumbo Octopus.


About This Class


My name is Marijo, and the purpose of this class is to teach you how to draw animals. Using a basic technique that can be used for any subject (animal or plant) that you want to draw.

In this video we will only focus on the drawing and the technique used to do it. In other videos I will show as inking and coloring animals as acrylic paint and colored pencils.


Because my pronunciation in English is very bad, I will not describe my class orally but I will use subtitles to describe it. I know this is atypical for you, but I do not want to risk you getting confused with a bilingual class.





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María José García

Mom, Biologist and self-taugh painter


My name is Mar?a Jos? Garc?a, a biologist from UCV and mother of a beautiful two-year-old girl. At the moment I live in Venezuela, and I am unemployed because of the terrible crisis that overwhelms my country. That's why I'm using Skillshare as an alternative to undertake, teaching you to draw and paint. Skills that I learned in a self-taught way, and now I want to share with you.

Currently, I have some small spaces on the internet where you can see my work. Since in...

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