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The Gamut Mask - FREE Interactive color harmony tool for painters. The Gamut Mask is a great way to created harmonic color schemes.

The Gamut Mask - FREE Interactive color harmony tool for painters

It simplifies your color choices and saves you lots of time and paint in achieving unified color palettes quickly and easily. This Gamut Mask Tool was developed by me (Richard Robinson) and is provided to you free to use. The original concept of the Gamut Mask was developed by James Gurney (www.jamesgurney.com), artist and author of the fantastically illustrated Dinotopia books (www.dinotopia.com). Below are some samples of harmonic color schemes achieved by using the Gamut Mask. How to add colors to a grayscale painting by Stanley Lau - Photoshop, Tutorials. How To Train Your Dragon: 100 Original Concept Art Collection - Daily Art, Movie Art. Wreck-It Ralph: 100 Original Concept Art Collection - Daily Art, Movie Art. Enjoy a gallery of 100+ Original Concept Art, Character Design & Color Scripts for Disney movie Wreck-It Ralph.

Wreck-It Ralph: 100 Original Concept Art Collection - Daily Art, Movie Art

Meet Disney Animator Nicolas Prothais during IAMAG Master Classes. A resource for aspiring illustrators. ..., Palette/Color tutorial by neonnoodle. Anatomy, poses, and expressions - Comic Cheat Sheets. Figure & Gesture Drawing Practice ToolFigure & Gesture Drawing.

Free Flyer / Poster Mock-up. DLGuard Membership System. Effective Color Palette and Color Scheme Generators. Though there are a variety of tools available, we have handpicked some of the best tools to generate the colors as palettes and schemes which are not only fun to work with but also can be of great help to choose the right combination.

Effective Color Palette and Color Scheme Generators

Play with the colors and design a site with exotic color combinations. 4096 color wheel A beautiful color wheel which changes colors while hovering over the wheel which can be done both through keyboard and mouse and the hovering over preview box changes the saturation, and also add the current color to the pick list by pressing the Enter key. The Winter Soldier Movie Poster Photoshop Tutorial. Painting a Fantasy Environment in Photoshop Tutorial. 50 reader-submitted tips for Photoshop and Illustrator. Over the past two months, we've been asking for your top Photoshop and Illustrator tips for a competition held in conjunction with Wacom to win an Intuos4 Wireless tablet and a Meet the Masters DVD set.

50 reader-submitted tips for Photoshop and Illustrator

Here are the best 50, and our overall winner. The top tip comes from George Profenza, who is currently working on an MA at University College London. How to make it as a digital painter. Learn The Trick to Creating Seamless Patterns in Illustrator ~ Creative Market Blog. How to paint traditionally in Photoshop. 08.

How to paint traditionally in Photoshop

Connecting elements After a while it's good to have an overall look and to connect again with all the elements. I add new layers with Image Adjustments and bring everything up to a similar level of detail. A more dramatic light source will enhance the image, so I introduce more sun rays in the background. Paint a vibrant character by Aekkarat Sumutchaya. How to create realistic hair in 4 simple steps. The most important thing when approaching hair is to think about the general appearance, which should suit the character's face.

How to create realistic hair in 4 simple steps

I always sketch different haircuts before settling on the right one. You must also consider the nature of the hair: is it curly or straight, thin or heavy? Once you've decided on the hair type you can establish the colour scheme. I always start with a mid tone; it's easier to add light and shadows onto one. Don't forget that hair is reflective – it's affected by the environment’s light and colours, so don't hesitate to add, for example, some touches of blue if the character is outside. Subscription offer Regarding the details and the texture, I always paint the base with a basic hard round edge set to a large diameter. 01. A step-by-step guide to project proposals. So your client asks you for a proposal, or perhaps you just think that writing a proposal would be a good idea.

A step-by-step guide to project proposals

What do you need to include? While a proposal may seem time consuming it is really the best way to not only organize yourself and your projects but to establish yourself as a professional who works on their own (legally-binding) terms. Having a well-written and properly negotiated proposal and an airtight contract will allow you to sidestep potentially frustrating client scenarios. The four parts of most projects Bid: An indication of how much you would charge the client to carry out the potential project when you are competing with other freelancers/businesses.

Estimate: An approximation of the overall project costs based on past projects of similar scope or extrapolating on whatever information is available. 10 sketching tips for beginners. The Beginner's Guide to Sketching offers lots of inspiration and advice for anyone looking to take their first creative steps or wanting to add a new piece to their design portfolio.

10 sketching tips for beginners

The comprehensive guide covers everything from choosing the right drawing tools to understanding shading and value, adding color, and creating a finished scene. If you're a complete novice, you should have a look at our seven fundamental pencil drawing techniques. But here, some of the artists that contributed to the Beginner's Guide to Sketching offer some expert advice to get you off to a flying start... 01.

30 Twitter Tools to Help Grow Your Community. Twitter is a powerful micro-blogging service that’s evolving into one of the most sought out and widely used services online.

30 Twitter Tools to Help Grow Your Community

With Twitter, professionals are able to avidly share, distribute, and promote information with the people who are following them. After all, finding an effective way to spread content throughout the web is becoming scarce these days. However, setting up a Twitter account and posting a tweet isn’t the end of the line. You need to know how to grow and manage a community of followers that will not only will be interested in what you have to say, but they will also want to share with others the things you tweet. This is the idea behind a solid community. Contact Mark - How To Be A Children's Book Illustrator. PaintboxTV. How to make Underwater Scene - Photoshop tutorial (9) How to give illustrations a retro look in Photoshop. Promotion 07.

How to give illustrations a retro look in Photoshop

Fine-tuning the texture Select the Eraser tool and start rubbing out any markings you don't want. Now hit B and start filling in the gap you just left with the Brush tool. Design.tutsplus. In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a block game interface in Adobe Illustrator CS5. Vector game graphics allow for versatile artwork. The workflow presented in this tutorial will teach you how to create game graphics in Illustrator. These techniques can be applied to multiple interface design and game design projects. 28 Powerful Photoshop Lighting Effects. There is something about beautiful lights that can mesmerize an audience. Take a fireworks show for example. It’s been around for thousands of years, yet still has the power to put looks of amazement on faces of all ages.

That’s why lighting effects make such powerful design elements. They are a great way to grab the attention of your audience and leave a lasting impression. Below is a collection of the best Photoshop tutorials for creating powerful lighting effects. Amazing Photoshop Light Effect In 10 Steps. Gurney Journey: The Shapes of Color Schemes. Last week I introduced the concept of color wheel masking, and suggested that any color scheme can be represented or mapped as a shape on a color wheel.

Let’s take that idea and run with it. I painted the wheel at left, below. As you recall, it has the full-intensity hues arranged around the outside edge, gradating to neutral gray in the center. It uses the traditional subtractive red-yellow-blue pigment primaries. This painter's color wheel goes back for centuries, and was influenced by the theories of Goethe and Newton. How to Create a Vintage Wood Type Effect in Photoshop.

Deja View. All-Tutorials - DeviantArt. Digital-Tutors. HOW TO MAKE YOUR ART LOOK NICE: Contrast by trotroy on DeviantArt. Digital Painting In Photoshop: The Magic Box. Learn HUNDREDS Of Digital Painting Pro Workflows, Techniques & Time-Savers Step-By-Step! Detail image from my ‘Animal Farm’digital painting for ImagineFX Magazine.[ click to enlarge ] Digital painting is powerful. The various effects and moods you can achieve with Photoshop and a digital tablet now seem infinite. The speed at which you can craft a beautiful image of an imagined world is mind-blowing. Digital painting is unlike any artistic medium in the history of visual storytelling. It can make you feel like a magician.

Unfortunately, most digital painters feel more like Ron Weasley than Harry Potter. Ron Weasley Broke His Wand: Remember when Ron broke his wand? I think it was in the second Harry Potter book/ movie. How to Paint a Furry Cartoon Character in Photoshop. An Incredible Collection of Character Design and Tutorials by Max Kostenko.

Here we have some great character design by Max Kostenko, an up and coming illustrator and character designer from Russia, he has digitally painted some awesome 3D characters all of which feature fantastic expressions and personality, also you should notice that most of his paintings feature some great humour, my favourite example being the Superman painting. Pure genius. Design a Richly Textured, OverPrint Style Poster. Pinterest. 15 steps to being a better digital artist. During 2014, we interviewed a lot of awesome artists for ArtStation Magazine. And with each of them, we asked the same closing question: “What would be your #1 advice to other artists?”. Between them, those answers formed a complete guide to success in the digital art industry: from technical tips to career advice. Bibliografía : ILUSTRANDO DUDAS. Bibliografía de ilustración para aprender a ser un buen ilustrador profesional. Conceptos, técnicas, lenguaje, comunicación, marketing, gestión, leyes, derechos, etc de la ilustración.

Diseño, animación, dibujo, cómic, visual thinking y más. Free Engraved Illustration Effect Action for Photoshop. My most popular tutorial of 2014 was my guide to creating a realistic money effect in Photoshop, which explained the steps to achieve an authentic engraved illustration style. The process is quite time consuming, so I figured it would be useful to follow it up with a ready made Photoshop Action that produces the effect automatically with just the click of a button.

Choose from 3 levels of detail for your image, then the Action will transform your photo into a realistic engraved illustration. This free Photoshop Action transforms your photographs into realistic engraved illustrations with the click of a button, allowing you to easily create money or wood cut style effects.

Wysp - Get inspired. Practice. Improve your drawing skills! Aged Type Effect in Photoshop (w/Ps Action) While working on the poster for DIT Fest last week I managed to create an impressive text effect that I will likely reuse for awhile. Texture Tutorial: Aged poster design with the Photocopy Noise Texture Pack. How to quickly create different character concepts. There are two ways to quickly create different character concepts: the easy way and the hard way.

The hard way is painting over the portrait and altering the form and appearance of the character manually. This takes longer, though. In the easy way, I use the Transform tools to help me alter the shapes and sizes of the character's facial features. I still have to paint, but it's minimal. I start painting the portrait of the main character in Painter. Paper Textures Tutorial: Adding fake folds to your design in a jiffy with the folded paper texture packs. 10 free Photoshop brushes for painting clothes – and how to use them. Photoshop Blend Modes Explained - Photo Blog Stop. Corel Discovery Center. What skills are needed to draw?

Create a Raw Horror Movie Poster Design in Photoshop. Drawing Tips on Pinterest. LayerPaint.com - 2d artists homepage with fresh 2d industry news // Symmetrical drawing in Photoshop. King Dodongo Tutorial by JasperSandner on deviantART. Noble Illustrations. Short Tutorials. Blog — Orlin Culture Shop. Drawing-Tutorials deviantART Gallery.

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Itchy animation - quirky illustration and characters by Richard Yot. Time making of. Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Draw a Cartoon Face Correctly. Gibbon - Playlists for Learning.