• COMICS: Comics are basically short stories told in a more visual way. Even a graphic novel wouldn’t exactly be considered a “novel” because novel is defined by a set word count minimum. If you really have a story you want to write out but can't seem to make it detailed or long enough to be a book, you may want to consider a comic especially if your passion is for drawing and visual things. Making a comic, as I've personally learned, isn’t something you can just go in head first without some kind of plan. I’m not at all a planner so making a comic I could finish beyond one or two pages was definitely a str
.:Character Style Development:. by Veidara, literature
.:Character Style Development:.
A lot more to think about your character's style.
• What are their theme colors—the colors that they wear the most? What are their other preferred colors? What are the colors they would never wear?
• Does their color scheme hue tend to gravitate towards bright bold colors? Pastels? Super dark colors? Greys and blacks? All warm colors? All cold colors? A bunch of shades of the same single color?
• What repeated themes do they exhibit in their clothing—such as…spikes, graphics, skulls, plaid, goofy patterns, fluff, lace, ripped clothing, belts, netting, leather, ribbon, scarves, hats, stains, overly washed,
Different art questions, and my answers - Part 2 by BeckyKidus, literature
Different art questions, and my answers - Part 2
Theme: Fur and (basic) anatomy
Q: Could you explain some more about fur length and fur direction?
First: fur direction. Fur will naturally grow in one direction. The images below - especially the cat face - explain this very well. You'll also see the main fur direction on the body on the photo of the fox. Getting the fur direction right - especially in the face of the animal - is important if you want to draw realistic art.
Now, to fur length. Different animals have different fur lengths - and different parts of the animal too. (Full view of the fox image is recommended - longer red lines means longer fur.) You will see the fur is very shor