PixelChallenges week 94

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Hello and welcome to our 94th week!

Before you join, please read our Rules to avoid confusion and any unpleasant situations!!

Clock Dates

Start: 09 January
End: 14th January

Winners announcement: 22th January

Theme of this week: Koi fish

Koi are ornamental varieties of domesticated common carp that are kept for decorative purposes in outdoor koi ponds or water gardens. In Japanese, koi is a homophone for another word that means "affection" or "love"; koi are therefore symbols of love and friendship in Japan.

Failed ideaInspirations:

:painter:Tutorials for this week:

Tutorial: How to draw Water by oni1ink A Little Pixel HelpWe know that there are tons of tutorials out there that go over different aspects of Pixel Art Creation! Did you know that there are also alot of journals discussing the art of pixels as well? I decided to browse through them and put them here in a journal for you to easily find.

I am going to go through these at a later time but I just wanted to put this one out there for all of you pixel lovers!

PE: Pixel Art - Definitions and Examples by LyricannaPE: How to Make Pixel Clouds by IceXDragonPE - Pixel Week Wrap Up by LyricannaProject Educate: Pixel Art by Lyricanna
Syn's Dithering Tutorial by Synfull

How to Tween Animations on PhotoshopHello. Iingo here. Photoshop is a great program to draw on, edit photos, manipulate images, and gives you many options for effects.
But, did you know you can animate on Photoshop and create tween animations on there? No? Well, I teach you how to animate and tween on Photoshop. This is a great tool to use when you want to practice animating people, scenes, and simple circles and shapes like Adobe Flash. 
How to Open the Animation/Timeline Option
On Photoshop CS3-CS5, the option to open the Animation tool use to be called Animation, but in CS6-CC, they call it Timeline. 
To find the option, go to Window>Timeline. It's in alphabetical order so "Animation" would appear on the top for CS3-CS5 users.
Once you click, "Animation/Timeline", this should appear under your Photoshop Screen.

This is the Timeline/Sequence Bar. Now, do you see the words "Cre
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Need more? Check out TutorialsForYou and TutorialsClub to find more tutorials!

Paper Boy...How to join the challenge?

Your entry for week 94 can be added here: Link to current open gallery folder or send a note to PixelChallenges and our Team will add your entry to the right folder, thanks.

Please remember! If you send your entry via note, you have to accept the request that will be send from the group by the deadline, otherwise the deviation will not be considered as an entry!

Make sure you also link this challenge article in your deviation's description, so that we know that you have read our Group Rules.

First Prize WinnerPrizes!

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Arichy's avatar
yaaaay! :faint: amazing week theme! :heart: