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.
Avoid That dAramaAnyone who has been an internet user for a period of time should know that drama is one of the hallmarks of the absolutely wonderful technology that allows us to be connected 24/7. It's like glitter, one moment all you see is just a fleck of it then suddenly, it's everywhere. DeviantArt is chock full of massive amounts of it (drama, not glitter!) at any given time, so let's talk about what you need to know to avoid it (aaaand what to do if you find yourself in it)!More Like This
I just caused the argument because... I wanted to get more pageviews, I wanted to be popular, for the lulz, I was bored
I ALWAYS have to reply
If you think the interwebs is the only place you'll find people you don't agree with, I think it's time you spent a little more time away from your computer. First off, let me say that there's nothing inherently wrong about disagreeing with someone. Nothing at
Next Kiriban ESPMore Like This
Bueno, después de haber visto los resultados de la última encuesta, la opción ganadora fue "ofrecer de nuevo el último kiriban", por lo que ahí vamos! (por poco ganan las rebanadas de pastel ).
El ganador kiriban número va a ser el 108.000 y las reglas son las mismas de siempre:
1)El dibujo a pedir puede tener la temática que quieran.
2) Puede ser de un personaje con fondo laborado o dos personajes con fondo simple.
3) La técnica pedida puede ser digital o tradicional. En el caso de las tradicionales, pueden escoger entre lápices de colores, acuarela, tinta, carbón, mina y lápiz sepia.
4) Puede ser de tendencia yaoi, hetero, yuri, futanari, etc... sin embargo, hay excepciones puntuales:
a) Shotacon y Lolycon
b) Gente famosa desnuda
c) Denigraciones directas a razas, religiones, culturas, etc.
5) Si me piden algo que requiera censura, subiré aquí una versión censurada d