Monday, July 19, 2010

How to Draw a Tree with artist Joel Hickerson

Drawing a tree is done by establishing a basic organic shape for the leaves, drawing in a trunk split into a couple of branches and outlining the whole thing in marker before adding smaller details. Draw an organic tree shape, keeping it simple to avoid overworking it, with creative tips from a professional illustrator in this free video on drawing.

Expert: Joel Hickerson
Bio: Joel Hickerson has illustrated more than 50 books, including "The Complete (Rugby) Referee" and "I Can Draw Foods I Like to Eat."
Filmmaker: Todd Green