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I have no advice for making friends, I probably have less than a dozen friends on Earth. ( For the purposes of the discussion, I will define "friend" as a non relative, who if they were to drop dead,...
Hello there fellow "painter in house with pale carpets" fella.
Watercolours generally aren't too bad, they are by definition water soluble so a sponge and water should remove most of them with...
Just watched the newer episodes of...
One of the better things that has ever been on telly.
UK users should go to 4OD and watch...
Elwell and QG have pretty much covered everything, just adding another vote for "Yup, normal flatbed should be fine".
A 5 year old 100 quid Canon on high dpi settings should produce scans where...
I agree with the posters above, but just to throw it out there...
Rather than attempting to incorporate tone into your line drawing, jump in the deep end at the opposite end of the spectrum, try...
You could lay the picture flat, dilute your matte medium with a bit of water and use one of those spray bottles, pretty sure that would seal the underlying paint with minimal smearing.
Aliens is a good shout for the best scifi action film ever.
Series? There are two films and two films only. Just like there are only two Terminator movies and one Highlander.
Hotels won't care.
You can't ruin Bourbon, it's already horrible.
Buy real Whisky instead.*
*If it's not at least 8 years old and either Scottish or Irish it's probably not Whisky..
I'd suggest garlic, spring onion, ginger, optional chilli.
You'll want to leave this a couple of hours minimum.
Add a bit of oil, it'll kinda help carry the flavours from the marinade through to...
I like Taschen, they have this knack of publishing books that I didn't even know I wanted.
One minute I'm casually scanning shelves in a bookshop, next minute I'm scampering away with...
Then they are unlikely to be digital.
If you'd like to restrict all your influences and inspirations to the last decade or so, go right ahead.
Alternatively, you could do like most of the artists...
In what sort of bizarro universe is the attachment in the first post an image of a sexy woman?
She's a badly drawn cartoon with no nose.
Did you ever look up "liberal" in a dictionary? Do you own a book?
Are you familiar with how your own country came to exist? Denial of the god given right of Monarchy, herditary privilege, that...
Or say, you're painting something lit by candlelight. It might not be a particularly bright light , but it's still the brightest thing in your scene by a long way, so you'll have to arrange...
Atreides, did you read the thread Elwell linked to?
I arrived at college with..
-Bag of clothes + toothbrush basically.
Returned home for first holidays and acquired..
-1x Electric Guitar + amp
-stupid amount of cds
2nd year.. ...
Moving is a nightmare.
It's just about the least fun way to spend a week. "Yes, lets carry that washing machine up to the second floor of a narrow, twisty staircase, how hard can it be"? "That...
No problem, go forth and doodle. :D
Edit: haven't used it for years but I'm fairly sure you could do the kind of thing you described in Zbrush too.
This last year or two, I've generally just bought them.
That said, I think it's something that you should know how to do.
Knowing how to do stuff is cool.
This will pretty much always be the case, regardless of how good you get.
As you improve you start to notice the flaws in your own work more easily. You get better, then the bar automatically goes...
The biggest problem I always saw with The Free Market and to an extent most right wing politics is this mad idea that it's all some kind of meritocracy, everyone starts on the level playing field,...
It's like something Q Branch would have cooked up if they'd ever expected James Bond to have to sketch in watercolours. :D
Too late, looks like someone fed it after midnight..
On the actual topic though, totally agree with buying decent grade paint.
Artist grade only costs a couple of quid more than the...