little doodle. thought id share. wanted some kind of cross between an ink drawing/painting, maybe it looked cooler in my head!
As long as you keep the smaller painting pretty basic in terms of shapes, there shouldnt be a problem scaling up. Just dont detail anything in the small one. Do the details in the large version....
@barefoot - thanks for pointing it out!
updated. would appreciate input!
not too thrilled, but done in a few hours. :/ need to work on the wolf head.
:O I gasped. What an awesome topic!!
spent the last couple hours whipping up these ideas.
I liked it animal oriented. I'm thinking siberian people + mountainous area, i dunno.
for weapons, I like the...
still working, thanks for the input to the ones that replied. i went and shot a reference of the pose.
started my idea... i really need to get some reference for the guy, as it's confusing me.. I kind of wanted him standing instead of sitting.. hm.
you've improved so much. *___* i would love to see what kind of brushes you use.
I can never find ones that really click with me. do you make your own?
Concept: Battering Scorpion
The male battering scorpion is an asymmetrical insectoid. One side of its body is covered in spikes and the other, smooth. This creature rams itself...
working on the colors right now..
thinking of it having on side spiky/etc for defense.
work in progress.
edit- done.. for now. some tweaks needed though.
nice job everyone!
I have both. A main portfolio website with my best work, and a blog that I update here and there with my sketchy stuff.
Having just a blog by itself is really annoying.
Flash is annoying.
fun fact; if you click and drag the image into google image search, it googles locations of that image. the more you know.
No it is not frowned upon at all.
How is it any different from... for example, glazing in oils? Would you consider that cheating?
Do you consider matte painters to be bad artists because they...
Dude, I know people who work like two jobs and go to college at the same time and art is like their life. Make time. Even if it means drawing on the bus home to school. I draw all the time on the...
You're taking a basics of illustration class.. they want you to stick with the basics, you know. Digital is like step two.
I didn't do any digital stuff freshman and sophomore year. During that...
brb ordering 10 porcelain plates.
I love the rendering of the face alot so far. nice! :)
I agree that the cropping is odd. Perhaps zooming out a bit would be good? Something about the chest looks strange too.
Do you have some classes near you, you can take? I know some people just need some structure and assignments to get themselves moving.
If you're more of the independent type.. like cloudcan ^...
General touristy places that are pretty awesome:
Top of the rock. (rockefeller building, takes you to the very top of the building with a great view of nyc)
Ellis Island/Statue of Liberty.