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goldencartridge:

The invader from Mars. Beware his nougaty filling!
For the Sketch Dailies

goldencartridge:

The invader from Mars. Beware his nougaty filling!

For the Sketch Dailies

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jasjuliet:

Razer would make for one heck of a Sith apprentice.

[EXCITED FLAILING]

jasjuliet:

Razer would make for one heck of a Sith apprentice.

[EXCITED FLAILING]

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galtenoble:

I will keep you from all harm

galtenoble:

I will keep you from all harm

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tacogrande:

itistimetodisappear:

treepelta113:

jackthevulture:

theminttu:

Late night/early morning sketching…. I can definitely see Hiccup’s potential as a future Hot Dad

I clapped for this portrayal

this is my favorite picture of old!Hiccup

Best Old!Hiccup yet.


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tacogrande:

itistimetodisappear:

treepelta113:

jackthevulture:

theminttu:

Late night/early morning sketching…. I can definitely see Hiccup’s potential as a future Hot Dad

I clapped for this portrayal

this is my favorite picture of old!Hiccup

Best Old!Hiccup yet.

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emmyc:

Sunhat girl

emmyc:

Sunhat girl

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purplekecleon:

Wahoo I finished it in time for Anime Expo! I’ll be at table E18 Papaya Arts!
Anyway, I’ve been wanting to do a big print of the four of them for months now, but only just now scrounged up the time so I could bring it to AX. Please look out for it there! And definitely come talk to me about Steven Universe. This show is seriously my favorite cartoon. So good.
Pearl is the best.

purplekecleon:

Wahoo I finished it in time for Anime Expo! I’ll be at table E18 Papaya Arts!

Anyway, I’ve been wanting to do a big print of the four of them for months now, but only just now scrounged up the time so I could bring it to AX. Please look out for it there! And definitely come talk to me about Steven Universe. This show is seriously my favorite cartoon. So good.

Pearl is the best.

(via sleepingjuliette)

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junryou:

kevindart:

Collector’s Space Shuttle Screenprints!

I’ll be debuting 3 new screenprints at Comic Con next week commemorating the amazing Space Shuttle program which spanned 30 years! These will be available indivudually for $75 or as a set for $200. Each one is 10”x28”.

Come visit me and my friends Jasmin Lai and Tiffany Ford at Booth #5007!

I want that Endeavour one so badly… All of them are gorgeous, but Endeavour has a special spot in my memories.

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fuocogo:

doodle for a bro

fuocogo:

doodle for a bro

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gilesdraws:

The six of swords represents depression, recovery and travel/change. I used Vini Reilly from The Durutti Column as the model for the ferryman. It seemed appropriate, as he has spoken about his own depression and recovery, and his music does so much for other people.
This is my favourite of my finished cards for the Illogical Associates Wizard of Oz Tarot deck, which is now available for pre-order. I painted ten in total, and I might share more of them at a later date, along with some development/process work, if anyone is interested.

gilesdraws:

The six of swords represents depression, recovery and travel/change. I used Vini Reilly from The Durutti Column as the model for the ferryman. It seemed appropriate, as he has spoken about his own depression and recovery, and his music does so much for other people.

This is my favourite of my finished cards for the Illogical Associates Wizard of Oz Tarot deck, which is now available for pre-order. I painted ten in total, and I might share more of them at a later date, along with some development/process work, if anyone is interested.

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qwilman said: Weird question, are they any art tricks/shortcuts/completely reasonable things that you don't mind in other people's art, but you refuse to allow yourself to do? Like copy/pasting panels or tweening symbols in animation, things like that. I feel like there's a bunch of stuff I feel guilty for doing in my own art that I could never begrudge anyone else for doing.

krudman:

Nope! I used to be this way, but not anymore. It’s digital art, and you should use every trick you can to save yourself precious time.

Okay, so. Copy and Pasting panels. Let’s say, for example, you’ve got a panel of silence. Maybe some one said something stupid and you want to create an awkward pause.

Let’s pretend this isn’t some silly ms paint level drawing I threw together. Work with me here for a minute and let’s pretend this is some marvel level nonsense with 5 layers of crazy gradient shading, and super nice inks, and a background that’s not just a blank space. Let’s pretend the first panel alone took 3 hours to make. Why would spend another 3 hours to replicate what is essentially the same exact drawing?

Coloring! Here’s how, once upon a time, I used to color:

Using the paint brush, I’d manually fill in my drawings. Why? Because using the paint bucket was cheating. I’ve seen artists getting harassed over using the paint bucket as recent as last year. This is still a thing that happens. Here’s the finished picture:

Show of hands: who can tell which tool I used to color this? did I use the paint brush tool? the paint bucket? Maybe the eraser tool on the background? Why should I waste my precious time manually filling in this drawing when a few mouse clicks in less than one tenth of the time yield the same or better results?

The bottom line(s):

Working digital means shortcuts. You are there from the get go. You are not sharpening pencils. You do not have cases of art tools. Your pen itself is millions upon millions of tools conveniently packed into one small object. Don’t be afraid of short cuts and convenience. Embrace that. Your time is way too precious to worry about that.

Make sure your end product is awesome. Not how you got there.

And if anyone takes offense to me saying that, please refrain from leaving a comment. Bust out a pencil, some paper, and send me a hand written letter through the post office. Typing is one big digital shortcut, and that’d be hypocritical.

This is important information for all artists to know!

It’s strange, this stigma surrounding digital shortcuts, because it all generally comes down to “it doesn’t count as real art if you didn’t bend over backwards to inconvenience yourself when you made it,”  which is just an awful mindset on so many levels.