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PhotoShop How to color lineart in Photoshop via Channels How to Color Lineart in Paint Shop Pro How to use Blending modes in Photoshop to create amazing colored art! Click here to see how to color comics like "BattleChasers". How to use Textures and layer effects to create "Intron Depot" like backdrops for your pinups! Scanning Line Art How to get the cleanest scan from your inked art. -------------------------------------------- Photoshop Effects *NEW* Speedlines via Custom Brushes Displacement Maps Faking Comic Tones Getting Realistic SkinTones Rain Lens Flares Metal Objects Energy Blasts FireBall / Plasma Ball Neon Signs Smoke

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Tips and Techniques for Pencil Drawing » OnlyPencil Drawing Tutorials we can all probably draw the human eye, we draw the oval shape with the iris and pupil. I consider that to be a basic sketch of the eye. Before you draw a realistic eye you must first study what it really is. I will post a closeup picture of an eye so you can see what it looks up close. How To Draw A Wave This art tutorial, kindly donated by surfing comic strip illustrator and surf artist Bob Penuelas covers how to draw a wave the Wilbur Kookmeyer way! If you're like me, then you've probably spent a lot of time in high school class daydreaming and doodling a thousand perfect cartoon waves in your notebook. It's safe to say that ninety percent of us surfers have a habit of scribbling perfect waves whenever a pencil is in our hands. Hopefully the following pointers will help you change your throw-away wave doodles into actual compelling artwork that you want to keep forever. Remember, there are millions of ways to draw a wave and hopefully with these simple pointers you'll find a million more.

Phil Straub Composition Tutorial Sun 4th Dec 2005, by Phil Straub | Tutorial This article was written by Phil Straub back in 2005, and it is as fresh and vital today as it was then. Phil’s tips and trick are timeless, and can help you make your images pop! Composition is everything! From 2D Design To 3D Shape With A Pencil And A Plan This three dimensional shading exercise is much easier than it looks because it’s created with the same style of gradation around each “petal” of the form. I’ve inserted the Don’t Panic button though, just in case you think you might need it but, honestly, you won’t. :) Eight Section 3D Shape Mental Health Note: There’s no need to finish this drawing in one sitting, and drawings never really have to be perfect, so stay mellow my fellow pencil sisters and brothers. Like nearly everything else in life, drawing is more fun when you’re relaxed. Supplies: You’ll need an HB pencil, a sharpener, smooth or medium drawing paper, a kneaded eraser, a battery powered eraser if you draw your own design, and there’s a template to download at the bottom of the post.

Make Watercolor and Marker Style Portraits with Illustrator With this tutorial, we are going to work through ways of creating digital portrait illustrations that have a unique and somewhat tactile feel of marker and watercolor. This tutorial will focus on using a drawing tablet and Adobe Illustrator. There will be a focus on technique and technical settings, but the overall product will rely on your own personal style and taste. Preview

POST USEFUL RESOURCES HERE Portrait Lighting reference app: - this is really cool; you can select what light sources you'd like to turn on and off. Movie stills: (they're low-resolution though; not ideal, I know, but still ok for what it's worth) Free Tutorials and Custom Brushes Fun Drawing Tutorials for Kids & Adults That's right! Online drawing lessons are great fun for everyone you'll find all of your favourites right here. This page includes world famous characters that we all know and love...

Lackadaisy Expressions Boy, I didn't know what I was getting myself into when I started this. I've had requests for some sort of expressions tutorial dating back a while now, so I figured, "Sure! I can explain expression drawing...and it'll be way better than all those tutorials out there that are nothing but charts of generic expressions. Yeah! Just give me a day or two to whip something up..." Um.

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