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    Painting textures

    Hey everyone,

    I was curious if anyone could point me in the right direction in terms of painting textures such as metal, wood, etc. I seem to be painting everything in a matte finish.

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    -Gather a few nice images of the texture you are looking for and try to re-create them!

    -Watch livestreams on youtube and other sites of people painting similar materials, you can learn some great techniques that way (example: http://www.deviantart.com/art/painti...ideo-370481121)

    - I am sure a quick google search can yield some nice step-by-step tutorials to set you on the right path

    Good luck : )

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    Thank you friend I appreciate your post; heeding your advice now. Haha

    Also your art prompt blog is amazing!!! What a great tool!

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    Haha, thank you! It makes my day much brighter when fellow artists find it useful or inspirational : )

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    Oh totally glad I could help; I shared the link to it on my school's illustration facebook page! Could you give me some pointers on this piece here?

    http://www.conceptart.org/forums/sho...d.php?t=279782

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    Thank you for sharing my website with your peers! ANd yes, I would be happy to take a look

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    No problem; that site will be a life saver when artist's block comes along.

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