Magical Photoshop Blender BrushSelect the Smudge Tool. Click on Windows>Brushes (F5). Select a soft brush.Magical Photoshop Blender Brush3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Click on Shape Dynamics (it should be highlighted).
>Set the Size Jitter drop-down menu to Pen Pressure.
Click on Scattering (it should be highlighted).
>Set the Scatter to 50% and the drop-down menu to Pen Pressure.
>Set the Count to 8.
>Set the Count Jitter to 80% and the drop-down menu to Pen Pressure.
Click on Other Dynamics (it should be highlighted).
>Set the Strength Jitter drop-down menu to Pen Pressure.
Click on the top right corner pull-down menu on the brushes window. Click on "New Brush Preset." Name your brush. Doing this saves your brush.
NOTE: The scattering is where this brush is most effective. If you want softer blending, decrease the scatter. If you want rougher blending, increase it. Feel free to use these settings on different brush shapes as well for different effects (such as watercolor, oil, etc. Try all those different textured brush shapes provided by Photoshop and di
SHAMONE BROTHAS - wait there's MOREedit: by FINALE i do of course mean the finale of Volume 1SHAMONE BROTHAS - wait there's MORE3 years ago in Personal More Like This
:iconphuzzypanda: has created what is unequivocally the most important companion piece to DOUBLE K ever conceived, providing invaluable insight into the turbulent inner life of one of its most complicated characters
READ IT IMMEDIATELY
Gonna hit you with a couple of - what else - BULLET POINTS
- Still can't thank y'all enough for how crazy far you guys knocked it out of the park over at Kickstarter. THANK YOU so much. BACKERS, stay tuned over there for all the latest developments; exciting stuff is just around the bend
- On a related note ARE YOU CAUGHT UP WITH DOUBLE K??? We are heading into some mega-bananas, not-to-be-missed territory here, folks, and we're headin' there QUICK
All right that's it for the time being, it is bac
I AM RETURN'DI have been hush-hush for a while now, but that doesn't mean I haven't been brewin' stuff up. SO LET'S JUST CUT TO THE CHASE - HAVE A NEW PAGE of DOUBLE K, and then, come Tuesday of next week, there will be another - along with a giant GIGATON NUKE of an announcement.I AM RETURN'D2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Thanks for being so cool about the protracted absence, everybody. Big things take time, and life often gets in the way simultaneously, so it's been really awesome reading the comments from everybody being all like "take your time, duder." (HappyAggro, shout out to you in particular, that was mucho appreciated and very kindly/hilariously worded.) Said it before and I'll say it again, you're the best bunch of readers a dude like me could possibly ask for
ANYWAY YEAH enjoy that new page, and I'll see you again on Tuesday. STAY BEAUTIFUL, FRIENDOS
I'm changing my name.That's right. I'm changing my DA name.I'm changing my name.3 years ago in Personal More Like This
I've thought long and hard and have decided to change it toooooo.......
That's right; i'm one of the few artists here on DA that seems content with my name. That; and I think changing a "brand" simply because you can, after you've spent time and energy building up an audience is f**king stupid.
I've been here for years. I've operated on the internet under "jollyjack" for longer. If I changed that now it would be monumentally confusing to people that follow my work, which, in turn, would have an effect on revenue.
There are a ton of artists here whose work I keenly follow, and I think they're kinda shooting themselves in the foot by doing this.
Kinda reminds be of those little label-making things everyone's been given on at least one Christmas as a kid: you unwrap it, you find out what it does and you spend the rest of the day punching out new tags for everything. Even if they'
Skyrim Mod List -Updated with LINKS-So last time I wrote about Skyrim Mods, I asked for people’s suggestions on what mods to use. I thought it might be fun to list a bunch of the mods I have and provide links to where you can download them all. I’m fairly certain that all the mods I have listed here are also available on Steam if that happens to be your method of playing Skyrim.Skyrim Mod List -Updated with LINKS-1 year ago in Personal More Like This
Guard Dialogue Overhaul http://www.nexusmods.com/skyrim/mods/23390/?
Updates the Guard dialogue to be much more diverse and has them comment more specifically on your accomplishments in the game rather than repeating the same dialogue over and over again.
Flyable Broomsticks http://www.nexusmods.com/skyrim/mods/19069
Adds a crafting recipe and a levitation spell that makes brooms flyable. Be a witch!
Adds footprints for when you run in snow or ash. Makes animals and dragons leave prints as well. Good for hunter immersion.
EA is wrong, TMNT still on, Duck Tales HD REMAKESimCity could've worked offlineEA is wrong, TMNT still on, Duck Tales HD REMAKE2 years ago in Personal More Like This
EA refuses to waver from their stance that the always-online DRM for SimCity that's caused so many problems is absolutely necessary to the functioning of the game. However, a modder by the name of UKAzzer has proved that EA is basically full of shit. UKAzzer discovered that the code which checks for a connection every 20 minutes could be changed to 0, resulting in no checks at all. The game still plays and functions perfectly offline, with only minor hiccups.
You can view his video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?featurelayer_embedded&v=Bmce9oIxJag
On a side note, EA's CEO John Riccitiello has resigned. I wonder if the SimCity debacle is in any way related...?
TMNT Movie Still On
Megan Fox has been cast as April O'Neil in the Michael Bay TMNT reboot movie that we all thought was shelved months ago. So... yeah, this project is apparently still gonna happen. Co-creator of TMNT Peter Laird had some... less than flattering things to
Want to work on a game with me?Edit: Do not link me to character designs/comic pages/etc! I AM NOT LOOKING FOR THAT! If you don't have background designs, then don't apply! Sending unrelated artwork is unprofessional and a waste of my time.Want to work on a game with me?3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Hey folks, as I’ve mentioned a couple times, I’m working on a game project! As of right now, I’m handling all of the artwork myself, and it’s a pretty daunting task. So, I’m looking to outsource some of the work.
Naturally I don’t expect good work for free. This would be a paid gig!
If you would like to be involved but are short on time (I can relate) we could possibly work something out where you just sketch the backgrounds and someone else inks/colors them. It’s the design aspect I need assistance with.
If you’re interested, please send me an email with some samples of your artwork @ email@example.com.
Please spread the word! I need applications ASAP. You can help b
Round 1 MatchesThe round has closed, and judging shall begin.Round 1 Matches3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Thank you all, you have done wonderfully.
http://fav.me/d4v093h :iconspirogs: VS :iconscorchingsketches: http://fav.me/d4uwxj8
http://fav.me/d4uxob1 :iconuushibushii: VS :iconpridealchemist7: http://fav.me/d4s9n72
http://fav.me/d4v2957 (incomplete?) :iconprisma-colour: VS :iconcurlypocky: http://fav.me/d4us9xs
http://fav.me/d4v1y9c :iconfang13: VS :iconrinnywinnywoowah: http://fav.me/d4v2arw
http://fav.me/d4v2699 :icongeneralofdarkness: & :iconladydoom: VS :iconnyaph: http://fav.me/d4v21a9
http://fav.me/d4uxwk7 :iconsirdubdub: VS :icontribute27: http://fav.me/d4v0gex
http://fav.me/d4v0z30 (incomplete) :iconkat-a-line: VS :iconnightfoot: http://fav.me/d4v1hkp
http://fav.me/d4sjx3k :iconitachichan: VS :iconichiko-wind-griffin: http://fav.me/d4td67m
http://fav.me/d4v1qg4 (incomplete) :icongeneralconsensus: VS :iconstingdragon: http://fav.me/d4us8og
http://fav.me/d4v146b :icontacosaurusrex: VS :icondaco-taco: (forfeit)
The secret is out!!It is with great pleasure (and relief) that I'm allowed to announce a secret I've been sitting on for the last 2 months!The secret is out!!3 years ago in Personal More Like This
I'm doing Cover # 3 for the official Adventure Time comics! Words can't describe how excited and flattered I am to have this opportunity! When I was first offered the job, I had to take a break from my desk to DANCE. Working on official comics for one of my favorite cartoons has always been a dream of mine. I'm thrilled to be working alongside with webcomic royalty like Ryan North and Emily Carrol, and the other amazingly talented creators on board. <3
Here's a little teaser! I'm told the final colors for this cover may be tweaked slightly in the final. Shannon Watters (editor of Boom! comics) requested a more girl-centric cover, so as you can guess I really had a field day with it.
I may be doing more work for the comics in the future, but I'm not sure I can comment on that just yet. Stay tuned, an
In Response to a Post...Cross-posting from Tumblr since this is more relevant to my dA. The following post is in response to the following confession on tumblr:In Response to a Post...3 years ago in Personal More Like This
DISCLAIMER: This is NOT saying the person who wrote this is WRONG. Just surprised because I have a bias and don't always see how another person interprets my actions on the internet. Please DO NOT harrass the OP for this confession. I doubt the people who already disliked me and saw just the confession will change their mind over my thoughts but might as well post it here as an FYI of sorts.
When I post art, I always expect crit. Even though I don't formally request it, I do assume some people to come by and evaluate my stuff because they feel like they can communicate with an artist with something helpful. And even though I get a ton of comments daily and might not reply to all of them, I do try to at least read through most. Save for the occasional friendly
RIP Ray Harryhausen.http://www.hollywood.com/news/celebrities/55012302/ray-harryhausen-diesRIP Ray Harryhausen.2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Your creations scared the living sh*t out of me as a kid.
Loved you for it!
Why I Draw Women OftenI recently got a message, and I will slightly reword it so as not to cause profane friction, nor will I state who it came from, but it read like this: "Why is everything you post regarding a woman? I think it's very sexist when the only thing you can draw are breasts and buttocks like it's the only thing in the world."Why I Draw Women Often2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Okay, so by now, if you haven't been watching me for a good minute, you know that I really like to draw women, and I like portraying the female form, usually and often in a tasteful manner. I could hypothetically end that question there and just answer "I wasn't aware everything in my gallery was a woman or had breasts and a butt" and then post a picture or two of Rai Rivet... But I'm not going to do that. I'm going to explain my stance on drawing the female form and my adoration for it.
Disclaimer: None of these viewpoin
DO YOU KNOW THESE ARTISTS?It's been a while since i've shared some of my favorite deviants. Here's a list of talent that some of you may or may not be aware of that i've been drooling over lately. I love this place!DO YOU KNOW THESE ARTISTS?2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Check 'em out!:
:iconmonk-art: Fabian Schlaga. LEGEND. If you haven't heard of this guy, you're missing out!
:iconsaspy: Saspy's work is amazing. The female mega-talent from Italy shows no sign of slowing down with her bright and fun approaches to character design, expressions and energy.
:iconjoel27: Joel is currently my FAVORITE ARTIST on Deviantart. Just flip through his gallery and you might find yourself there all day.
:icontchokun: French Artist who worked on online games and flash shorts such as WAKFU is not to be missed. serious talent here
:iconrikkitikki: Rikkitikki's light hearted animation influence illustrations are something to fall in love with. He's got a detective concept he's been playing with that shows the main characters quite often and i usually fave when he draws th
3 Accounts Added to deviantART's Twitter NetworkIt's been about two months since we launched deviantART's Twitter Network. We've been gathering feedback about the accounts and recently made some changes based on your requests.3 Accounts Added to deviantART's Twitter Network3 years ago in DeviantArt Announcements More Like This
1. Some deviants were concerned about the frequency of tweets. After following multiple accounts, some felt that their Twitter timeline contained too many tweets from the Twitter Network. So based on your feedback, the accounts will now be tweeting slightly less frequently. All eight accounts are designed to tweet evenly throughout the day to reduce the amount of noise in your Twitter stream. I recommend choosing your favorite accounts to follow if you're still concerned with frequency.
2. We originally launched five categories to start, and we wanted to see which categories you thought should be added next. By popular request, <b>
And the world sighs with relief.*whew*!And the world sighs with relief.2 years ago in Personal More Like This
Hearts and Hooves DaySo happy to see my sweetheart getting work elsewhere ever since he was kicked out of the Basara movie.Hearts and Hooves Day3 years ago in Personal More Like This
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Holy watchers, Batman! It's GIVEAWAY TIME!Hello and welcome, watchers old and new! My inbox today has been UNREAL - thank you all so much for taking some time to watch my little corner of the internet for art! I hope you enjoy what you've been seeing thus far, and hope to see all of you stick aroundHoly watchers, Batman! It's GIVEAWAY TIME!2 years ago in Personal More Like This
If you're here via :icondAhub:, may I extend a warm welcome to you as well You've all joined up at a good time~
If you're here because you found me at a convention (probably ACEN), sweet! I look forward to seeing you in 2013, or perhaps even earlier at Youmacon!
If you're here because you had the misfortune of knowing me in person, HAHAHAHAHA YOU CANNOT GET RID OF ME 8D *ahem*
Anyway! You're probably here because you saw the Batman and the GIVEAWAY TIME in the header, so let's get to that, shall we~
.~* PURPLE TREE STUDIOS' SUPER ART/POINTS GIVEAWAY 2012 *~.
How long is it running?
This giveaway will be running from Sunday, September 9th through Friday, 11:59PM EST October 5th, 2012<
G.M.I. Calling aspiring Manga Artists/Writers/FansG.M.I. Calling aspiring Manga Artists/Writers/Fans3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Calling all aspiring Manga and Webcomic Artists, Writers and Fans!!
The Global Manga Initiative is throwing open its doors and looking to grant completely free, quality exposure, networking and promotion to passionate Manga-creatives from all over the world!! We're looking to connect and feature some of the greatest rising talents from around the world WITHOUT forcing them to sacrifice their creative or publishing rights in the process.
Your Work. Your Way.
WHO WE ARE
We are the Global Manga Initiative, a collective enterprise of Artists, Writers and other talent who dedicate our lives to our creative ambitions.
WHAT WE DO
We make Manga. Manga from around the world, specifically. It is our goal to give rising-creators from every corner of the globe a shot to convey their work and show us what they define as Manga. We offer
Nintendo announces Pokemon RainbowNintendo just announced the third Pokemon Black and White game, its gonna be called... POKEMON RAINBOW! YEAH BOI!! I thought they ran out of colors for the Pokemon games but the smart people at Nintendo got some creative guys together and did an awesome looking cover for the game. Rumours has it that Rainbow will be the most open minded game up to date, you know how Pokemon Black and White was all about right and wrong, good and evil, yin and yang, Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones that kind thing? Well Pokemin Rainbow totally gets rid of that, everyone is treated equally and happiness is the only thing that matters. Recreational drugs and casual sex is also highly encouraged, you can dress up your Pokemon however way you want without anyone judging you (As you can clearly see in the cover). Unfortunately this can be quite controversial to the general public... but hey I appreciate Pokemon thinking ahead and having a modern mindset. I also heard that in the beginning of the game when theNintendo announces Pokemon Rainbow3 years ago in Personal More Like This
STARFIGHTER VISUAL NOVEL KICKSTARTER IS HAPPENINGCOME, TAKE MY HAND.. IT IS TIME!STARFIGHTER VISUAL NOVEL KICKSTARTER IS HAPPENING1 year ago in Personal More Like This
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Legend of Korra: Costume Design!One of the neat things about being the lead designer of a show like Young Justice is getting to interact with the fans through sites like this one, seeing the awesome fan art you guys do is a big inspiration for myself and a lot of the other artists and writers on the show. It really keeps us motivated knowing that you guys and girls appreciate the characters and stories we are creating. Along with great art my other favorite aspect of fandom, and easily the most hardcore representation of it, is the cosplayers and their dedication to show accurate costumes. So with SDCC right around the corner I thought I would share a little something interesting with all you Legend of Korra fans out there, as well as cosplayers in general. Last year at around this time my good buddy, Joaquim http://2-cents.deviantart.com/, who is a co-executive producer on Korra, asked my wife, she is a clothing designer by trade, to create a show accurate Korra outfit to be worn by the official model representing tLegend of Korra: Costume Design!3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Olympic Fire and IndustryWell; the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics certainly was .surprising.Olympic Fire and Industry3 years ago in Personal More Like This
As I predicted; there was quite a bit of content that just had me squirming in my chair, thinking "No! NO! Why did you do that?!". The absurdity of the nod to the NHS, for example, and the sudden appearance of various storybook villains, which felt (for lack of a better word) "Disney".
However; the "historical" section of the ceremony's opening half utterly blew me away. An unexpected appearance by Kenneth Branagh, playing Isambard Kingdom Brunel (who essentially WAS the Industrial Revolution), began a spectacular sequence that pretty much summed up what Britain's past was all about; fire and industry.
It was, without a doubt, the highlight of the entire spectacle, and if you either didn't get the chance to catch it or didn't bother to watch it, I urge you to track it down online!
And then there was James Bond .charged with the most difficult seduction of his career.
Yes. That really was her. I couldn'
for those of you that didn't understand the comiccome herefor those of you that didn't understand the comic3 years ago in Personal More Like This
sit on my knee
let me tell you
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Merry Christmas Zelda TIMELINE!Nintendo is celebrating Zelda's 25 year anniversary by releasing a Zelda encyclopedia/art book in Japan. From early reports and translations there's something rather unexpected in there... the much sought after Zelda Timeline.Merry Christmas Zelda TIMELINE!3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Trying to figure out the Zelda timeline has been a geek pastime for decades, and it's only been made more desirable thanks to Nintendo releasing cryptic responses of both "yes we have one" to "no we don't" over the years. With the caveat that this might all be bunk because it's too early to tell just yet, here is how Nintendo sees the Zelda timeline: http://wii.ign.com/articles/121/1215301p1.html
First up you need to understand one thing... there IS a split in the timeline thanks to Ocarina of Time. Yes the split timeline theory IS correct... sort of. What you probably didn't know is that the split isn't into two alternate timelines resulting from the different endings... but actually THREE timelines. Let me explain...
In chronological order: