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    Zhuzhu-The Power of Brushes

    it is a pleasure to start a ESB, i will try my best here.

    start with an "old" work that i feel good lately. new and more will coming. cheers~!


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    software used: Painter 6

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    Awesome brush strokes dude, keep it up!

    grats on new thread n' all

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    simplistic style, and
    pure fun with colors and shapes...
    all this together creates beautiful artwork that inspires!

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    WolfBane,Hive_minD: thanks guys~!!!

    can reply now~!!! haha

    new one in Photoshop

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    Man, I knew it was just a matter of time before you got an ESB. Your brush strokes look as juicy as ever man!

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    ZhuZhu,

    I like your new black and white sketch. The question I have, and hopefully I can get some tutorial from you is: How do you construct the complex form with planes.

    In the hands area, I only see planes and a beautiful hand. Do you have some type of workshop for us to try or practise?

    Is there any book that illustrate that approach?

    Thanks

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    light:thanks~!

    monkwanlee:thanks,i'm not sure i can express clear in English,but i will try, TUTS will coming soon.

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    love the pink!
    shows that you can be a chick and still
    be tough

    your work mate
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    The woman on the chair looks commanding! I love it! And her suit! I want a suit nice like that!! I love her face!

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    Hive_minD: thanks man~!

    JazzW:haha ,you will~

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    try a small tuts,custom brushes for Photoshop first.

    note: these brushes are not abr file, please use "Toolprest" to load it,and make sure you're using Brush tool.


    ↓↓↓CHECK IT OUT↓↓↓




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    here are some steps of my Photoshop brush work.

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    I loved that picture so much that I am
    using it as my pc-wallpaper.. hope you don't mind.
    and even though I don't use PS, its great to see your process!
    thanks for sharing, --- I'm hoping for more.
    take care mate!

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    thanks for the WIPs

    love it

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    glorious! like everyones said before, amazing brushstrokes color. i can only watch in utter jealousy!
    cheers
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    Great sketchbook zhu zhu and many thanks for the brushes just started fooling with them!

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    very nice stuff man! I like the expression that is gained wif the brushes! keep it up..

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    Hive_minD:haha, that's ok man~

    monkwanlee:that's all right.

    mrgrumble:thanks~!

    vctr:thanks,hope you will like them.

    mnitschke:thank you~!


    update

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    thanks for the brushes zhu! i am a big admirer of your style.

    question: do you ever use layers?

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    thanks for the brushes, i love you.

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    You always make my day, Zhuzhu. Always. Can't wait to see this latest one done....!

    MWAH!

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    All your pictures are cool, very "fresh".

    Thanks for sharing your brush presets

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    *drool*


    somebody referred me to this sketchbook because this was the style i was looking for! glad i found you!

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    ohhh,had i known you're gonna post different sketches here than in your normal sb,i'd have checked in earlier.
    damn that last one's sexy.
    (in more than one way...)

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    Marc Taro|Maxetormer|ZhuZhu|Jeri|Dobu]


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    lighting! design! perspective! proportion!
    And (self)motivation is still everything.
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    I have just started trying to work in the digital media... and your SB is a great inspiration (not to mention the custom brushes as well)! thanks a lot, and as many here have stated, amazing work! you make it seem so easy. :'(

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    I love your stuff man, beautiful use of brushes and lovely shapes!
    thanks for the brush set

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    holy shit this stuff is HOT!

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    Oooh, that woman "in" the red background is just so awesome! The red works for her whole look! I want to use those brushes, but I can't. I have an earlier PS version. Beh!!

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    thanks guys~!

    new sketch update, from "300"

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    very awesome!! id love to see how you work on your paintings. painter im assuming? did you use a shot reference for this? the arm on leonidas (?) looks great with the values!

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