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By Kristin Ellison | Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Drawing Challenge in Action: Day 11

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Our Design content manager Kristin Ellison takes on our 21-Day Drawing Challenge and lets you see the daily results.

Today Von challenged us to draw a monster.

By Kristin Ellison | Friday, August 15, 2014

Drawing Challenge in Action: Day 10

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Our Design content manager Kristin Ellison takes on our 21-Day Drawing Challenge and lets you see the daily results.

Today Von challenged us to fill up a full page with our doodles.

By Kristin Ellison | Friday, August 15, 2014

How to Improve a Product Shot in Photoshop

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This week in the Pixel Playground, Bert walks us through how to improve a product shot in Photoshop. In this case, it’s by pulling the pouch closer to the corkscrew so it’s clear to buyers that they’re sold together.

By Kristin Ellison | Friday, August 15, 2014

Drawing Challenge in Action: Day 9

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Our Design content manager Kristin Ellison takes on our 21-Day Drawing Challenge and lets you see the daily results.

Today Von supplied us with four photographs: a house, espresso machine, airplane, and headphones.

By Kristin Ellison | Thursday, August 14, 2014

Drawing Challenge in Action: Day 8

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Our Design content manager Kristin Ellison takes on our 21-Day Drawing Challenge and lets you see the daily results.

Today’s challenge was to look at each face on the exercise file provided, study the defined light source associated with it, and then draw the shapes that would form the cast shadows.

I’m looking forward to seeing what Von did with this!

By Kristin Ellison | Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Drawing Challenge in Action: Day 7

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Our Design content manager Kristin Ellison takes on our 21-Day Drawing Challenge and lets you see the daily results.

Yesterday’s task in the 21-Day Drawing Challenge was to draw something we’re passionate about.

By Kristin Ellison | Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Drawing Challenge in Action: Day 6

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Our Design content manager Kristin Ellison takes on our 21-Day Drawing Challenge and lets you see the daily results.

Yesterday’s challenge was to draw in the Cubist style.

Von gave us the choice to draw one of the following: a snake in a tree, a man in a car, a vase with flowers, or a sea creature. Yep, another challenging challenge!

By Kristin Ellison | Saturday, August 09, 2014

Drawing Challenge in Action: Day 5

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Our Design content manager Kristin Ellison takes on our 21-Day Drawing Challenge and lets you see the daily results.

Today Von gave us the choice to draw one of the following: bigfoot, your boss, a shark, a skull, a pelican, an evil space villain, or a horse.

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