sketch artist fast track

ever wanted to do a sketch but cannot draw?
well, there are computer programs to help you sketch like a professional.
one such program is softorbits' photo to sketch converter.

if you can take a picture of what you want to sketch, use the program to do all sorts of sketches base don the photo.
see below for an example:

the bottom is the original photo. the top is a sketch using the program.
one can do pastel sketches, full colour sketches, light pencil sketches etc.