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Hi, I'm SeerLight (formerly known as SeerStuff).
I'm a self-taught digital artist in the U.S. I like to do illustrations, and concept art, and game on my free time. I
play League of Legends and Overwatch at the moment.
If you have time, please go visit my shop for some of my artwork on prints and various merch!
Main store: seerlight.tictail.com/
Freelance artist: Ask me anything!Hello everyone!
I'm receiving quite a lot of questions about how I became a professional artist and make my living with art. So here is AMA initiative to give you an opportunity to find out more about pros and cons being a freelance artist.
Feel free to ask and I'll answer asap!
How to Background: A GuideManga and Anime Week
In my experience, backgrounds are often seen as difficult and/or challenging, especially by beginning artists, and many tend to avoid complex ones in the beginning. A mix of scary technical terms such as 'perspective', 'composition', 'lighting', 'values' and so forth is often associated with them, which can easily seem overwhelming. And, since backgrounds can sometimes very much be considered as pieces of art on their own; they requires essentially as many various skills as drawing anything else.
Having struggled my way through this myself, I'd like to share some advice and my thoughts on approaching more complex backgrounds or how to start. It's definitely not the only or the 'right' way to approach backgrounds, and of course I'm still learning too, so I just hope you find this advice useful!
1. Types of backgrounds
First of all, it's important to note that a bac