Books Are BackMore Like This
Hardcovers, softcovers, calendars and other things are available again in the 4DE online store!
Notes on Character Design
I received the question pictured below at my tumblr blog. In case it's useful to anyone here, I decided to go ahead and use this otherwise dormant journal to share the article I put together in response.
Character design and drawing are tome-sized topics and even if I had all the answers (I don't - I have a lot to learn), I'm not sure I could communicate them effectively. Here are some thoughts an ideas that might help, though.
First, some general things...
Let some of that anxiety go. This isn't a hard science. There's no wrong way, no rigid process you must adhere to, no shoulds or shouldn'ts except those you designate for yourself. This is one of the fun parts of being an artist, really - have a heady good time with it.
ANYBODY CAN DRAW SWEET DIGITAL ART, HERE'S HOWhttp://www.youtube.com/user/nachoyague?feature=watch - Nacho YagueMore Like This
http://www.youtube.com/user/sinixdesign - Sinix
http://www.youtube.com/user/idrawgirls/videos - idrawgirls
http://enliighten.com/blog/category/tutorials/ - daarken
http://www.youtube.com/user/klausmasterflex - Nicholas Kay
http://www.youtube.com/user/FZDSCHOOL - FZDSCHOOL
http://www.youtube.com/user/MrJackArt - Mr. Jack
http://www.youtube.com/user/MikeNashArt - Mike Nash
http://www.youtube.com/user/TORVENIUS/videos?flow=grid&view=0 - TORVENIUS
http://www.youtube.com/user/Sickbrush/videos?flow=grid&view=0 - Sickbrush
http://www.youtube.com/user/DaveRapoza/videos?flow=grid&view=0 - Dave Rapoza
http://www.youtube.com/user/Sycra/videos?flow=grid&view=0 - Sycra
http://www.youtube.com/user/fearsAs/videos?flow=grid&view=0 - Sergey Svistunov
http://www.youtube.com/user/bluefley00/videos?flow=grid&view=0 - CG by Marc
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EKxFO4292LI&list=FLatc2_ME-5s7K-00DXEh-mQ&index=11&featurelpp_video - Stone Pain
HOLIDAY SPECIAL TIME!HAPPY HOLIDAYS, EVERYONE!More Like This
Christmas is right around the corner, and that means it's time to roll out a HOLIDAY SPECIAL!
I'm opening 10 slots to start off with - these special digital commissions will be available from today until the 23rd. If all 10 slots fill up and there's still more time to go, I'll probably do a second round! If you can't snag a slot yourself, please, please consider advertising for me, it is so very appreciated and will help the hubby and I this month!
Here are the details!
REQUIREMENTS: Read and fill out the TOS form here: *Link* (This is very important!)
In the box at the bottom of the form where it asks for Questions, please include the following information:
A link to your pony's reference (or an image that clearly shows what your pony looks like!)