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    I couldn't figure out how to place these in my sig.

    Artist's definition thread
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    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=191465

    Acquisitions Threads

    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=163793 <---ART BOOKS
    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=188140 <---EURO DECO GRAPHIC DESIGN
    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=140571 <---100 years of Fashion illustration & others
    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=185506 <--- Alex Ross' Rough JUSTICE

    Research Threads

    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=189030 <--- MECHANICAL PENCILS, PRIMATES, & ANIMATION HOW-TO'S
    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=187321 <--- FEMALE FACES FROM MAGAZINES
    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=177816 <---handy lead sharpener
    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=176060 <--- For those interested in the comic industry

    Whenever I find things of possible interest to the community, I'll update here.

    EDIT* ADDED SUBJECTS-

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    Could you add the titles of the threads to your post? It's kindof a pain to open every link just to see what the threads are about.

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    "Skill is the result of trying again and again, applying our ability and proving our knowledge as we gain it. Let us get used to throwing away the unsuccessful effort and doing the job over. Let us consider obstacles as something to be expected in any endeavor; then they won't seem quite so insurmountable or so defeating." - Andrew Loomis
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    Yes.

    "Everything must serve the idea. The means used to convey the idea should be the simplest and clear. Just what is required. No extra images. To me this is a universal principle of art. Saying as much as possible with a minimum of means."
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    Quote Originally Posted by OmenSpirits View Post
    Yes.
    Allow 9-12 weeks for delivery.

    May be slightly stale.

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    "Skill is the result of trying again and again, applying our ability and proving our knowledge as we gain it. Let us get used to throwing away the unsuccessful effort and doing the job over. Let us consider obstacles as something to be expected in any endeavor; then they won't seem quite so insurmountable or so defeating." - Andrew Loomis
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    Oh boy, many procrastination links. So now you need to find a way to link this thread in your sig so we can find it again...

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    Quote Originally Posted by QueenGwenevere View Post
    Oh boy, many procrastination links. So now you need to find a way to link this thread in your sig so we can find it again...
    I'll try it from home. Work comp's giving me problems.

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    Quote Originally Posted by OmenSpirits View Post
    Yes.



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    Quote Originally Posted by QueenGwenevere View Post
    Oh boy, many procrastination links. So now you need to find a way to link this thread in your sig so we can find it again...
    Done!

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    lol then I will plug my thread

    http://conceptart.org/forums/showthr...91#post2804591 - Tons of Tutorials

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    http://www.comicartistsupplies.com/<---For the comic book creator in mind-everything one needs to start!

    http://www.kubertsworld.com/correspondence.html <---Joe Kubert Correspondence Course for those who want college, but not the debt!

    http://www.heroinitiative.org/ <----A non-profit that helps comic creators in need!

    http://www.sketchtheatre.com/ <----sketch theater, because its cool to watch people draw!

    EDIT: MORE ADDED!

    http://www.mpsc839.org/_Home/home_FRM1.html <-----Animation guild website

    http://animationalchemy.com/ possible duplicate but, <---site of a pro animator that offers tutorials

    http://www.rdwarf.com/users/ruggels/inks/inks01.html <---inking tuts for the aspiring comic artist

    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=178582 <-----Art education discussion

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    http://www.illustration-magazine.com/ <-----Just look at the picture below...now imagine subscribing to a mag with those images in them!



    http://www.amazon.com/Superheroes-Ku...3478237&sr=1-9 <--Joe Kubert book on life drawing

    http://www.amazon.com/How-Draw-Life-...3478237&sr=1-6 <--Joe Kubert book on Comic illustrating

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    I was searching for info on Design and Composition with assignments:

    http://www.allgraphicdesign.com/grap...-design-books/ <-----Top 100 hundred essential books for a Graphic designer

    http://emeraldinteraction.com/2010/0...ents-and-tips/ <-----composition assignments & tips

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    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho....php?p=2882365<-----Post your Favorite Graphic illustration design

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    http://www.romitaman.com/ <-----Comicbook art in it's raw, or inked


    http://www.primates.com <------primate photos (monkeys! )

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    http://www.coverbrowser.com/ <-----Comicbook covers PAINTED SAVAGE CONAN COVERS!

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    I've added a link that I couldn't find in my other threads.

    ADDED* primates photos.

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    And then God said, "Let us make man in our likeness and our image. Let us make him ridiculously hard to draw so that poor artists everywhere will have to spend 10,000+ hours failing repeatedly before they can begin to capture the form and likeness onto a two-dimensional surface." And there was man. And it was good. And artists everywhere lost their minds.
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    More searched out stuff:

    http://brandywine.doetech.net/ <-------N.C. WYETH collection of illustrations & paintings

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    http://www.theillustratedpress.com/

    41 CLASSIC AMERICAN ILLUSTRATORS ARE PROFILED IN THIS BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED NEW BOOK BY FRED TARABA.

    INSIDE:
    FRANKLIN BOOTH\
    ANDREW LOOMIS
    SAUL TEPPER
    AUSTIN BRIGGS
    MEAD SCHAEFFER
    ROBERT FAWCETT
    JAMES MONTGOMERY FLAGG
    RUDOLPH BELARSKI AND MORE...

    Pre-order now!

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    http://donnayoung.org/art/comics.htm <-------Comic book layouts in pdf format

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    Quote Originally Posted by OmenSpirits View Post


    http://www.theillustratedpress.com/

    41 CLASSIC AMERICAN ILLUSTRATORS ARE PROFILED IN THIS BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED NEW BOOK BY FRED TARABA.

    INSIDE:
    FRANKLIN BOOTH\
    ANDREW LOOMIS
    SAUL TEPPER
    AUSTIN BRIGGS
    MEAD SCHAEFFER
    ROBERT FAWCETT
    JAMES MONTGOMERY FLAGG
    RUDOLPH BELARSKI AND MORE...

    Pre-order now!
    It arrived.

    Nice & heavy (could assault someone with the weight of it!).

    Gotta sit down and give it a good read!

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    For those whom may need the links>

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    http://www.advertisingarchives.co.uk...list_page.html <----Archive for Illustration advertising art

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    http://accad.osu.edu/~midori/Materials/camera.html <----For that comicbook artist trying to create panel shots,

    http://www.mbdojo.com/stances/kenjutsustances.html <----the proper way to hold a samurai sword along with gripping

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    http://www.agelesspatterns.com/dresses_11.htm <----For that artist trying to create women's dresses

    "Everything must serve the idea. The means used to convey the idea should be the simplest and clear. Just what is required. No extra images. To me this is a universal principle of art. Saying as much as possible with a minimum of means."
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    Quote Originally Posted by OmenSpirits View Post


    Was I the only one who scrolled down and thought at first the title said "masturbation"?

    And am I the only one who can't watch the sketch theater videos?

    My Sketchbook

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    "the proper way to hold a samurai sword along with gripping"
    A martial artist/fight choreographer buddy once told me, after thumbing through one of my Buscema-drawn Conan comics, that there is no sword tradition which uses a batter's grip, that is, a two-handed grip with both hands touching.

    "Three's so little room for error."--Elwell
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    http://www.carblueprints.info/ <-----car blueprints

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