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Please keep in mind that the limitations of the Internet make it impossible to show the detail and clarity contained in my work. Inside the galleries you will be able to view larger versions of the images, but nothing can compare with seeing my artwork in person. The mixture of both charcoal and graphite pencil can produce an amazingly realistic image that simply cannot translate to your monitor. I have included a show schedule on this site in the hopes that many of you will come see my work. However, if you happen to purchase any of my drawings or fine art prints from this site without seeing the real thing, I guarantee you will be pleasantly surprised. Click here to for more about my
Realistic Pencil Drawings - Fine Art Realism
Welcome to my web gallery of realistic charcoal and pencil drawings. Click the links below to enter various galleries to see my artwork and inspiration. For those of you interested in learning my drawing techniques, I have several drawing lessons on this site that take you step by step how I create my work. Along with my drawing workshops, I also offer a technique book and drawing supplies to help you learn my techniques. I've also started making some drawing videos to help teach my techniques. These videos are the next best thing to attending one of my workshops.
Western Art Gallery
Still Life Gallery
About the Artwork
How to Order
Art Show Schedule
About The Artist
Links & Web Rings
Drawing - Self Portrait "The Man Behind The Artwork"
Realistic Drawing Workshops:
Contrast and Texture Drawing Workshop
October 13th and 14th, 2013.
Students of this class will be the first to receive my new Pencil Drawing Kit!
To learn more about the kit and Bonus DVD
Video & Workshop email List
Pencil Technique Book
Pencil Drawing Tutorial
Join me on Facebook
Pencil Drawing Videos
* NEWS *
One of my tromp l'oeil drawings has just received several distinguished awards
Click tromp l'Oeil Drawing Illusions for more info.
General's Pencil Company features my pencil art on the box of their new Primo drawing pencil set.
Click Drawing Pencils & Supplies for more info.
Click the Play Button to see this of video of my work
Click the "change quality" button in the player to watch in HD and click to full screen button to see it larger
Subscribe to my YouTube channel below to see more Pencil Drawing Technique Videos
Video & Workshop email List
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Pencil Drawing Workshops
I conduct only 6 - 8 classes per year and these sell out fast. If you would like to request to be on a waiting list for a workshop, please Contact me. My Workshop Email List is the best way to to be notified of upcoming workshops so you don't miss out.
Although students will learn advanced drawing techniques, these three day drawing lessons are structured to be beneficial for all levels of students. The limited class size insures individual attention. Students will learn the techniques necessary to render a variety of textures realistically with graphite, carbon, charcoal, and various blending techniques.
I've started a new page to show some before and after pictures of student's work. Click the link below to see how my techniques can add realism to your drawings in just 3 days.
General's Pencil Company has produced a new pencil set that features my artwork on the box. Click the link below for more information about how to order this set plus 3 more essential pencils directly from me.
Pencil Drawing Supplies
Please keep in mind that the limitations of the Internet make it impossible to show the detail and clarity contained in my work. Inside the galleries you will be able to view larger versions of the images, but nothing can compare with seeing my artwork in person. The mixture of both charcoal and graphite pencil can produce an amazingly realistic image that simply cannot translate to your monitor. I have included a show schedule on this site in the hopes that many of you will come see my work. However, if you happen to purchase any of my drawings or fine art prints from this site without seeing the real thing, I guarantee you will be pleasantly surprised. Click here to for more about my No-Risk Guarantee
Attention Galleries and Frame Shops:
Wholesale inquiries are welcome
I currently wholesale my limited edition prints to qualified retail galleries, gift stores, and frame shops. If you are interested in carrying my work in your retail establishment, click the link below to take you to my Wholesale Registration Form.
Look for these links at the bottom of each page to help navigate my site :
Workshops: Current Workshop • Students Comments • Student Drawings • Workshop Photos • Workshop Email List
Galleries: Western • Family Themes • Still Life • Trompe L'oeil • New Work • Contact Me
Info: Technique Book • Drawing Pencils & Supplies • Drawing Tutorial • About the Artwork • About the Artist
Show Schedule • How to Order
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I defend my copyrights vigorously. On May 3rd, 2007 I filed a copyright infringement suit in federal district court.
Recently, a settlement was reached with all four defendants. As in most Intellectual property cases that are settled before trial, the terms of the settlement are confidential. I can state that I am extremely pleased with the settlement.
If you download ANY of the works on this site without first asking permission, you are violating my copyright. I allow many non-commercial uses of my images but in all cases, you must ask permission first. Please contact me first to avoid a costly lawsuit. Image Permission Request
I will continue to defend my copyrights vigorously. All work on this site is copyrighted by J. D. Hillberry. Any copying, storing, altering, printing, or distribution of these images in ANY form will be considered copyright infringement.