Matte Painting tutorials are now upMy matte painting tutorials are now live for people who are interested in the whole workflow from start to finish.More Like This
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LUX (2nd EDITION) - LAUNCHING OFFERMore Like This
The second edition of my artbook LUX is now available The book is written both in Spanish and English. It includes some tutorials and a bunch of my fantasy images from landscapes to characters, scenes and digital impressionism paintings. This second edition features a new cover and a new fanart chapter featuring people from all over the world.
You can get it here: Lux.edicionesbabylon.es (worldwide shipping)
You have two o
Collection: The Artist's ToolkitMore Like This
The Artist’s Toolkit
Just happy to be at my easel painting
Whether they be a baker, painter, or candlestick maker, every artisan has their own set of tools.
The strategic slice of a chef’s knife, the perfectly placed stroke of a painter’s brush, the forensic eye of a camera lens, each bends to the will of their master. But the artist must first learn to tame each of their tools before they will do their bidding.
A simple guide on: Commissioning an Artist.It's often not as simple as one wants it to be when both artist and client want it to be: Cost efficient, time efficient and quality efficient.More Like This
I've often spend my time discussing the best way to handle commissions with clients and artist friends that I came to the conclusion that clarity and understanding is key.
I will divide the guidelines I work with based on 3 commission types.
Book covers ( or illustrations)
Reading all 3 parts will give you the full scope as a lot of it applies to one another as well.
1. Reference board.
If you as a client have very specific characteristic features all set and done for your character it can be very useful for the artist if you'd make them a reference board of art and photos that portray these things.
The artist does not wish for a life story of your cha
Robots, Aliens and Outcasts:Neill Blomkamp's WorldMore Like This
ROBOTS, ALIENS, AND OUTCASTS: Neill Blomkamp’s World
Alien 5 Melting
Was 1979 the most glorious year in world history?
I will give you three compelling arguments for why the answer is yes. For starters, it inspired the best pop–rock song about coming of age ever recorded: The Smashing Pumpkins’s 1979. Second, it is the year that gave us two groundbreaking developments in sci–fi filmmaking: Ridley Scott’