PIXEL SUMMARY 20112014+FAQSFeel free to ask questions below.More Like This
Do you do trades? Not anymore really!
CAN YOU DRAW ME SOMETHING?? No sorry! Time is money
commissions? check my journals or the link on my profile.
How long have I been pixeling?
-Since late 2011.
How do you achive such soft looking shading on your pixels? Do you stick only to the pencil/fill tools, or do you utilize brushes?
Or do you just use enough colors to make it blend nicely?
-OPACITY there I spilled the beans countless times now.. opacity with the pencil tool. It just helps me finish pixels faster and keeps me in touch with my painterly-side lol.
I DONT USE THE DAMN BRUSH TOOL. JUST LEARN TO USE THE PENCIL TOOL'S OPACITY SETTINGS. ITS AMAZING...
smooths everything out. but leaves it pixelated. If you use the brush tool. im pretty sure its gonna look blurry
What program do you use?
-photoshop cs3, I suggest you learn photoshop cuz I love it/plus its free lol
What inspires you to make pixel art/ how did you get into pixel art?
COMPLETE EMOFURI TUTORIALSo a lot of people have been asking me various things about how to Emofuri and stuff like that, so I've decided to make this tutorial to satisfy everyone's needs. I am going to try and cover EVERYTHING in this tutorial, from installing the software all the way to creating and saving your finished animation. This tutorial is going to be really long and a lot to read. Please bear with me though, this is my VERY FIRST TUTORIAL that I am ever making and I will try to be as specific as I can, but if you need any further explaining just drop me a note or leave a comment or something, ok? ^-^ here we go, let's startMore Like This
First of all in case you were wondering, Emofuri is a completely FREE animation software that can really do wonders if you know what you're doing. Unfortunately it is all in Japanese which throws a lot of people off, but stick with me and you'll be pretty ok. However, as a disclaimer I do not speak Japanese and I have only been taking Japanese class for 2 years so I may not be abl
Add Links to DeviantArt TextsHere's what you need:More Like This
You have three ways to make a link:
Use DA's Media toolbar (codefree method):
If you're commenting or editing an artist's description, click on the "+Add Media" button on the bottom of the text field that looks like below, to start the Media toolbar:
Click on the following Link button in the Media toolbar on top of the page, highlighted in pink below:
Type in the Full_Website in the URL box, and Shown_Text in the Title box. Press OK when you're done:
It will look like: Shown_Text
OR Type code:
Your template that you type keystroke-by-keystroke is:
It will look like: Shown_Text
You want to make plushies? Tips and resources listEdit: added a part about fabric selection before 'where do I start'!More Like This
Ever since I posted Wolf Link and Midna I've been getting an influx of messages asking me to teach, reveal my secrets, take people under my wing, and so on. The sad thing is I can't spend all that much time one on one with everybody asking me to teach them. So I've decided to put together this massive block of text, relating some of my personal experience in plush making and listing off all my resources at the bottom. This will cover the very basics of plush and pattern making so if you are completely new to plush making this is for you, if you're not and you're just looking for resources skip to the bottom. I hope this will be helpful to someone!
First off, the reality. The big secret. The key to becoming a good plush artist is...
I can already feel the glares and exasperation but hear me out first.
One thing I've noticed with a lot of the messages I got were that a lot of people were scared of screwing up.