15-minutes Talk: Art Mediums

I almost forgot to post about this event! As I was thinking about what to post about this time, I remembered that a small event took place last Wednesday. I think it was on April 11th. Last month, I got invited by a PR student to conduct a small talk/presentation in one of the Universities…

تصاميم مطبوعة جديدة

شنو رايكم بكتابة المقالة باللهجة العامية هالمرة؟ أدري قصرت معاكم من ناحية اللغة بس تعودت من سنين كتاباتي كلها باللغة الانجليزيه وحتى من ناحية التعبير عن أفكاري و آرائي كلها باللغة الانجليزيه .. المهم ،باختصار، قررت اخصص هذه المقالة بالعربي او باللهجة العامية عشان الكل يكون بالصوره. وان شاءالله راح احاول اترجم مقالاتي السابقة عشان…

Copic Markers and Acrylics in Fashion Illustrations

I used to paint my illustrations with comic markers (especially when I first knew about them) before using acrylics and watercolors. Whenever I explore a new painting technique or new paint/marker, I notice how the final result for my illustrations change as a result. Since I used to daily draw and paint, I don’t always…

Fashion Illustration with Copic Markers

It’s been a while since I used copic markers for my fashion drawings. I was so fascinated by the metallic and pearl pigments which made me divert to acrylics and watercolors. But yesterday, as I looked at my fashion drawing of Demi Lovato at the VMAs wearing Zuhair Murad’s black lace bodysuit, I thought why…

Face Painting with Patterns

So … I’m out of country and that’s the main reason for the lack of updates. I really was planning on writing a different post but it’ll take longer to finish. That’s why I decided to update my blog wit this post instead. For the past few months I experimented painting on different mediums. That…

Painting Hatayi Motifs 2

  Follow my blog with Bloglovin Last week I finished recording the last video from painting my Hatai motifs. I used different materials to show you the difference in each one of the painted flowers. You can’t tell the difference until all the paint dried for sometimes when painting with pigments, the paint seems pale…

Painting a Hatayi Motif

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I uploaded two different videos of me painting the Hatais that I practice drawing every now and then. Ottoman patterns/motifs do require a lot of dedication, and patience. So when I have a busy schedule I tend to practice less and less. Yet, I always force myself to draw a…

Art Commission

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I’m doing a special art commission offer before the end of Ramadan where I’ll draw your outfit and as an optional choice I can even illustrate a light background like my latest fashion illustrations. If you wish to know more about the price, send me an email and we can discuss…

Islamic Patterns & Tezhib

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Beginning 2015 I joined Turkish illumination/gilding course with my wonderful teacher Dilara Yarci. It simply means painting with gold. This requires special gold ink and technique to paint old Ottoman motifs. The complication of the process lies in drawing the motifs first, then at painting them. And one of the…

30 digital illustrations for Instagram

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Last month I decided to challenge myself on Instagram. Being a graphic designer I thought of designing new illustrations or designs for my social media platforms. After thinking about it I came up with a simple idea of uploading a character design daily for a whole month. It’s both a…

Fashion Painting with Acrylics

Follow my blog with Bloglovin This is a 1min clip of my latest fashion painting video. since it’s a time-lapse video I uploaded it in full on my Youtube channel: Instagram: Anwaar.saleh Twitter: Anwaar_saleh Snapchat: Artistakw

Painting Process Video

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I’m posting a short painting process video this time. I didn’t like my painting on this one so I decided to cut the recording. But I’ll be back with a better one in the future.