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    lol it seems you've done a hard work here,I love your paintings ,ver very life and dynamic paintings,you rock man!
    best wishes my friend!


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    So with your mention of conceptart.org and their sketch forums I figured I would find you here haha. Very nice thread you have going on here and you are making great progress. Not sure if I found that pose page through something on your pages or someone else's but I've been playing with that a lot today. I've never made a sketch thread on here but I think I will start. I've been looking forward to doing art this weekend haha and now I think this might help keep me motivated just by how crazily motivated you are haha.

    Keep em coming, I will try to keep up! haha

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    Woot page 5 already!
    Aww people I'm sorry, I've been slacking and not been doing anything yesterday. Had another exam, so I was kinda ... studying.

    Flutic, thanks man, I'm wondering about that as well, I'll just keep practicing until I'm like mega awesome or anything! Thanks for the nice words!
    Exquisite Beast, haha no, I'm not! I'm actually ashamed I didn't do anything yesterday. But thanks!
    kidult, thanks man! Well yeah I'm much into faces. But i really wanna do full body stuff! Soon.
    andreas, thank you, haha, my imaginative girlfriend? But yeah, I'm afraid they're kinda... similar looking. I will definitely do more studies to get some variety in my style.
    Trashy, thank you Sir
    Fishspawn, thanks! Wow, you're right about the feet. Need to practice such stuff.
    atlantik, thanks
    XSsithi, great to see you here! Thanks for stopping by, and way to go with your sketchbook! I'll head over right away!


    Haha wait, since it's the first post on the page, better get in a closeup from the last doodle first I'm a ... wow awesome conceptart has a wordfilter! I love this place more and more.
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    So today! Some Bridgman. Highly inspired by Chromosome's sketchbook, his stuff is way too awesome.
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    Well people are right when they're saying my faces look all the same. So here's some photo studies.
    God I suck when working with reference...
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    And some refless sketches, about 50-60 minutes each, second girl looks like Catherine-Zeta Jones, how is that possible? D:
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    Thanks for you comment in my SB, very useful advice.
    Great sketchbook you have. I particularly like your hand studies.

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    It's pretty impressing that you've filled up this sketchbook so quickly, without the image quantity per post suffering. I really enjoyed looking through here, all the redheads are great and the quick poses certainly are too. I feel motivated to pick up that habit again having seen yours! Anyway, I can't offer advice unfortunately, so I'll settle for the typical keep it up and a thanks for the inspiration. Good luck!

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    Occidental_Martyr, thanks and welcome!
    nolarc, thank you Haha, yeah, i like redheads. And freckles. I think they're awesome. The kind of girl that always looks like it's summer outside... i love that *dreams away*.... what? Ah. Thanks for stopping by mate


    So today I didn't really do anything except practicing skintones! Here's some doodles, all without ref and between 40 and 60 minutes.
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    This one's my favorite
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    Aaand some Bridgman.
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    And two quick photostudies.
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    oh man

    that last greyscale is gorgeous!

    (note to self, work on skintones)

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    Man i'm really digging your stuff. I agree with GiantRibot!
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    aw man..big improvment since the last time i was here..the spiney beanstalk is really tight..and i really like post 114..both of those are probly my favorites from you...all the gesture scribbles are nice too man...keep the shit up.

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    Great bridgman hands! lookin fiiine!

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    amazing amazing amazing update man, I wish to steal your brain good job my friend keep that rhythm

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    wow i really like your face studies. something i've been meaning to do but i keep putting off.
    thanks for the motivation!!!

    crit: i dunno what it is but some of the 3/4 views look off just a tad, something in the farside eye/jaw/cheek area. Maybe it's just me.... otherwise great stuff!

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    Conceptart is my second life now

    I like how you have done those faces, skintones. especially the first one in your last post. Good job.
    I'll keep an eye on you
    Keep up the good work !

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    Thanks for visiting my SB, Seeing your sketchbook it's really clear what you mean with draw More. You have such an amazing drive It's really awe-inspiring seeing someone work that hard. And the results really show.

    Booth your digital and your traditional works are become clearer and preciser and more developed for every page of the book. But your work ethic remains unchanged Keep goign and you will reach the starts.

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    Hey hey! You really do alot of studies! That's never a bad thing. Your figures are really dynamic, with all the gestures you've got, but what captures my attention most are the brilliant colours. The skin tones are especially great! I love the redhead on top of this page!

    Yngling

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    Oh my God, so many replies!

    GiantRibot, thanks man! I kinda prefer doing photostudies in greyscale because most photos have really ugly colors.

    Frozenbears, your name is awesome! Thanks!

    DeKal, thanks for stopping by and for the nice words man! Yeah, I'll keep it up

    Flaskpost, thank you

    atlantik, dude, thanks! But my brain ain't cool yet, I'd rather go for a real brain to steal if I was you

    GusTheRobot, thanks man. You're right about the 3/4's. Need to work on that.

    catukas, thanks! And yeah, ca.org is a good second home. Cause home is where the art is

    Eux, thank you so much for those beautiful words, I really appreciate it. And I'm glad to be able to inspire someone

    Yngling, thank you Sir!


    So today! Some photo studies to warm up and learn a bit about facial features. I do hate photos though. They never show the richness of skintones.
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    Also, Bridgman.
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    Then the usual refless doodles. These suck, I gotta practice more. God I love Linda Bergkvist. Her finished pieces are awesome, but her sketches are even better. I want to reach her level as soon as possible.
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    Also, vanderpoel studies. This is the pelvis bone, although it doesn't look like it
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    And two more boring digis before going to bed. Not liking these :-/
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    So really, I have to ask, how many hours a day do you typically spend sketching? and sleeping and whatever else? haha I don't know how you get so much art produced in a single night. Loving it all though. Also, I assume you already do this but in case it is a new tip flip your canvas often to notice the mistakes. It always helps me when I am doing 3/4 views. I think it would have helped your final drawing though the rest are pretty good I think.

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    love the paints and the hands great job

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    great hand job
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    Quote Originally Posted by Frozenbears View Post
    great hand job
    LOL

    Love that you're producing so much so quickly..it's something that I keep trying to improve on. Time spent drawing that is.

    Anyway, I have a suggestion for you that might result in more variety with your faces. Find a subway/bus/streetcar/whatever that you can sit on and study the people that get on.

    There is usually a wide demographic of people that get on and if you study them in a sculptural frame of mind, you'll get an idea of the different bone structures. That, in turn, carries over into your ref-less sketches!
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    Woa... I found algenpfleger

    And hey you show more here than on Pixelbrush
    I like your work and I see you have the same book about hands like me (Bridgman) *g*

    I hope my way to CA will help me sketching more....or better showing my sketches

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    Great stuff mate... 2 tips... try to render your paintings more... or clean them up a bit and facial anatomy otherwise... keep it up!

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    Replies, fuck yeah!

    XSsithi, err, I dunno... a couple of hours? Well I got holidays right now, so i can kinda invest a good amount of time And thanks for the crits. Yeah I know, flipping helps, must have missed it. need to practice more, obviously

    Reject-D, thank you!

    Frozenbears, what the fuck does that mean xD Thanks, I guess

    Ian Mack, thanks. Well I'm kinda motivated at the moment. And public sketching seems like a great idea. Damn, I rarely get outside these days, semester holidays you know. But i will do this as soon and often as possible!

    mentler, thank you man. This means so much to me.

    Ethion, cheers Yeah, I don't show all the studies and pencil things on pixelbrush. Too lazy to upload them twice

    sjuskadur, thanks! Yeah, you're totally right about the rendering. I totally lack experience, I will definitely do practice this.



    So today, I didn't really get much done. Was helping out my dad and had some rehearsal with a band and yeah.
    But I did a few eye studies.
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    And a self portrait, with a mirror, 1 hour 15 minutes.
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    And some Bridgman.
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    And a refless, fake-looking goth chick.
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    I also made a bet with Maidith that I'd be able to achieve LL (Linda Level) within two years from now. She'll buy me ice cream then, haha. Awesome.

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    Great sketchbook, and many different drawings!
    I like your self portrait! 1 hour and 15 minutes, it's a very nice result for such a short time! I work too slowly!
    Keep it up!

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    you've got some really nice faces in here!
    i like the freckles that you give to a number of them.

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    augh too many at once!! lol great update!! keep it coming! love the eyes

    thanks for posting in my SB you should stick around! i hope to have great things come out of there soon!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Reject-D View Post
    ...hands great job
    Great Hand Jobs.


    Seriously though man. Excellent stuff. Where do you get the time and energy to produce so much? What is your secret please share! And as r-idz said the freckles are a nice touch that a lot of people don't seem to incorporate a lot, they were one of the first things i noticed when i looked through your sketchbook.
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    Damn you are working hard in that digital painting domain, im just so jealous... Those latest portrait heads shows a real improvement. I just tried it and i can say i have a lot still to go, but that waht the practise is there for, eh?
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    Thanks for dropping by, much appreciated

    I wish I'd seen your sb earlier, this is fantastic stuff! Your portrait studies are amazing and inspiring, I actually snatched several in my inspiration folder, if you don't mind I really like the loose and sometimes chaotic feel in your paintings, they all have such atmosphere and personality to them. I'd still like some more finished paintings, because I know you can do it!

    Do you mind me asking what brushes you use? Are these custom or the regular ones in PS? I'm still figuring that basic stuff out, I'm such a newbie when it comes to PS painting, good old pencils are still my favourite medium.

    Anyway, I'm going to give you 5 magic stars for this beauty and I will be watching!
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