Convert A Photo Into A Drawing

Photo to Sketch:

With this fast, easy-to-use program, you can convert any photo-not just portraits-into an interesting, folksy sketch. While Photoshop can also perform this function, Photo To Sketch does it faster.

The following is an example from a photo of my son:

iain photo converted to a drawing

The standard version displays an annoying popup occasionally and has limited functionality, but it works.

(via Lifehacker)

How To Draw

DrawingYes, I can even teach you, to draw:

You probably bought into it too. The notion that only the special, magical person with that certain unspecified quality called “talent” can lift a pencil to a page and construct a picture.
You know that idea is baloney don’t you?

I can draw a 3-dimensional box well. That’s about it.