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…

Positivefull

I can’t believe it! I had a lot going on this year that I seem to forget about my blog!! Although I’m active on social media but I don’t know why I’ve been posting less in my blog during the past few months. I’m constantly trying to balance between life, and work but I can’t…

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…

The Magnificent Suleymania Cami

Follow my blog with Bloglovin May 9th, 2017 It was a coincident, but a beautiful one. While I was searching for the old books in the Grand Bazaar of Turkey, I visited the Suleymania Cami for the first time ever. It was a bit far from the Misri Bazaar that my parents and I were…

Over a Month

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I can’t believe it’s been over a month since I last posted a blog post! A lot have been going around and my whole schedule got ruined almost every day. I was planning for a new online course but had to abandon the idea for the time being. I still…

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.