Artist Feature: Melissa Dow

Inspired by "geeky pop sci-fi culture" and mid-century illustration, Portland-based freelance illustrator and tattoo artist Melissa Dow @melissadowart shares the importance of drawing every day, advice learned from entertainment industry professionals and the challenges of taking her art from paper to skin in her interview [...]

April 4th, 2019|

365 Challenge April 2019 Tutorials: Human Faces

Art school is now in session! Our first lesson: drawing human faces. We are offering a series of beginner tutorials to assist participants on face drawing for the first group of 365 Challenge “Art School” drawing prompts in this Pentalic blog. By Pentalic To further our mission [...]

April 1st, 2019|

Artist Interview: Veronica Ruiz

Mountain hikes, Disney World, restaurants, wherever this artist goes, she will letter it! Coloradan modern calligrapher and art blogger Veronica Ruiz @veronicaletters discusses the Modern Calligraphy movement, her artistic inspirations and advice for first-time hand-letterers in her interview for the latest Pentalic blog. You started hand-lettering during [...]

March 7th, 2019|

March of Monsters 2019 Drawing Tutorials

On the dawn of the March 2019 Pentalic 365 Challenge, March of Monsters, we are offering five tutorials to help you do the “Monster Mash” in the latest Pentalic blog. By Pentalic We are excited to announce a March of Monsters theme for this month’s Pentalic 365 Challenge! [...]

March 1st, 2019|

Artist Interview: Sored Hall Quintero

Venezuelan hand-lettering and watercolor extraordinaire Sored Hall Quintero @prayercraftstudio discusses techniques, balancing family life and the role spirituality has played in her art in her interview for the latest Pentalic blog. What inspired you to start hand-lettering and how did you [...]

February 6th, 2019|

Pentalic 365 Challenge Updates

Grow with us! In the latest Pentalic blog, we discuss changes to the Pentalic 365 Challenge for 2019. By Pentalic One of the greatest achievements of social media is the ability for growing artists to share their work and support one another through [...]

January 9th, 2019|