Fake art - why care and what to look forI posted this last week for anyone looking for help to spot fake art. This is not law, if you don't care, feel free to move on. But if you do care that there are fakers out there, then maybe this could be of some use to you too. We have a serial faker on the loose on dA today so it sparked this little lot once more.
So, the questions/scenarios asked are always the same and the responses/justifications are always the same, but give them a minute to sink in before replying and insulting.
(Q1) Why do you care if someone is cheating what does it have to do with you?
(A1) Well, this is a public ART site and if people are submitting art that is not actually what they claim it to be, then they are dishonest. This will annoy some people and not others. If your passionate about your work then the chances are you'll find it insulting to the artistic community as a whole. Additionally, a lot of admins of groups HAVE to deal with fakes as a daily occure
Make unquie characters-edMake unquie characters-ed9 years ago in Scraps More Like This
Looking for tips for creating more unique characters ; O
In anime style but of course
I dont know if I should bother posting samples for a question like this ; O?
Unique characters~ Good question.
I do have a few principle of my own trying to achieve that.
1. Don't try to be special:
The fact is.... everyone is trying to be special... and when you also try to be special, you can end up just like everyone else, and even make similar choices. It's like everyone tries to be cool, and end up all dressing alike.
2. Find out more about yourself:
Know yourself, know what you like, dislike, and dig deep into the area of your general interest (other than art) learn and study from many many resources. Character creation is not limited to human, you can play with plants, animals, and items.
Ex: Spongebob is a very unquie, one of the kind character, and he was inspired from a sponge you see everyday on kitchen counter. XD
3. Know the formula and know