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#60103 - energytwinkie (08/24/2014) [-]
version 1
#60125 to #60103 - groulgarigon (08/25/2014) [-]
I think the first one works better. The reds seem to be muted and blend with the background in the 2nd one. In the first one the colors pop and really work well. Good job.
#60101 - hsm (08/24/2014) [-]
This started out as a joke. I don't know what happened after that.
#60095 - thirdjess (08/24/2014) [-]
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#60088 - anaphase (08/24/2014) [-]
One thing that's always confused me is that branch of "Abstract" art. in particular Picasso.
Everyone always says how excellent his works are and how masterful his technique is- I've been looking at a bit of his stuff lately and it really doesn't seem that remarkable at all. Did a google and all that came up was that he's great...not a lot on the why.

I won't launch into a tirade about how it's "all just squiggles" or anything, but I thought I'd ask you art-based guys what exactly is so great about his works (I'm a ecologist by trade and an orchestra violinist in my spare time; can't claim to know a whole lot about art).


#60092 to #60088 - kkitkat (08/24/2014) [-]
i think it was more to do with how unique it was to his time period, at the time the only work that was really excepted were huge masterful oil paintings that were as real life as possible, and although he could draw like this when he was 17, he decided to go a different way and discover his own path taking inspiration from African masks, also if you look at his cubism paintings you'll notice that he has combined different angels of a subject into one which was rather unique and gave it a whole other appearance, so really it's down to suddenly showing the world his true style and showing that not all art comes in the form of realistic pieces, i personally don't enjoy his work that much, i'm more into Francis Bacon who curiously enough took a lot of inspiration from Picasso, but this history behind Picasso's work is wonderful and i don't even like history that much.
#60086 - hsm (08/24/2014) [-]
Andyyy. I'm done with this, tell me if you like it or not. I still have the psd file so i can change pretty much anything.
User avatar #60107 to #60086 - andyyy ONLINE (08/24/2014) [-]
that's pretty fucking neat
I would say
If you want
You can try and add a background
User avatar #60126 to #60107 - hsm (08/25/2014) [-]
i will add a background but i don't guarantee that it will look good, since the lighting and shading has already been done on Ippo which may not match the background. But i'll give it a go.
#60127 to #60126 - andyyy ONLINE (08/25/2014) [-]
Well you did a good job anyways
So hows progress on the show?
User avatar #60128 to #60127 - hsm (08/25/2014) [-]
Watched the 35th episode last night. Now i'm gonna watch some more.
#60129 to #60128 - andyyy ONLINE (08/25/2014) [-]
Wasn't the Sendo fight fucking awesome?
User avatar #60130 to #60129 - hsm (08/25/2014) [-]
Yeah man, believe it or not this is the first time any show had me actually cheering and jumping up and down. Like middle aged men or drunk teenagers do with most sports on TV. Also when Sendo was unable to get up from his corner i heart started racing because i thought the nigga was dead. Seriously fucking LOVE this show right now.
#60131 to #60130 - andyyy ONLINE (08/25/2014) [-]
First time I watched it, I liked it a lot
But the second time through, I just fell in love with it
It was almost like I was watching it again for the first time
I know what you mean, that shit always had me at the edge of my seat
Fucking glorious
User avatar #60132 to #60131 - hsm (08/25/2014) [-]
i was 99% sure that Ippo was gonna lose, that's how good the fight was.
#60133 to #60132 - andyyy ONLINE (08/25/2014) [-]
indeed, shit was fucking killer
#60081 - energytwinkie (08/24/2014) [-]
just my oc falling down
#60080 - nocturnalemission (08/24/2014) [-]
ibinoth, I got to that scanner.
First thing I've drawn since the custard incident. So it's been awhile.
User avatar #60087 to #60080 - ibinoth (08/24/2014) [-]
Looking swell! Thanks =D
#60082 to #60080 - nocturnalemission (08/24/2014) [-]
And another one I finished up today.
User avatar #60078 - hsm (08/24/2014) [-]
Hey guys i made a deviantart. hsm64.deviantart.com/
now you can insult me there too
User avatar #60090 to #60078 - thirdjess (08/24/2014) [-]
Honestly I wouldn't bother. Been a dAer since the stone age and just recently quit the site cause it's not worth it. Only good for people who have large numbers of watchers, and usually only fetish artists have so.
User avatar #60099 to #60090 - hsm (08/24/2014) [-]
yeah man, i've been on the site for only a few hours and it's pretty fucking cringe-worthy if you ask me.
User avatar #60115 to #60099 - ibinoth (08/25/2014) [-]
I can confirm all above statements as fact.
#60073 - kortstuff (08/24/2014) [-]
Trying to teach myself colouring.
Anyone know of good colouring tutorials for Sai? If not I'm also trying to learn to use Photoshop.
#60089 to #60073 - alleksi (08/24/2014) [-]
This is more of a muh style color tutorial but it's the only one I have
User avatar #60074 to #60073 - citruslord ONLINE (08/24/2014) [-]
There's alot of good tuts on CubeBrush and FZDschool youtube channels
#60065 - picklesand (08/23/2014) [-]
Not sure if I'm very good at backgrounds, but I think this girl came out nicely.
User avatar #60091 to #60065 - thirdjess (08/24/2014) [-]
flat backgrounds are a no-no. Add some shading to it! Even just plain colour and a spot of brightness for a focal point would be an improvement.
User avatar #60083 to #60065 - energytwinkie (08/24/2014) [-]
the girl looks good! backgrounds are hard but maybe the issue is that its kind of bluured or something? you should make it with the same pen you used to line / color it (trust me it took me too long to realize this)
also i havent seen you around since the live drawing board, maybe im just not observant or have you been gone?
User avatar #60106 to #60083 - picklesand (08/24/2014) [-]
I haven't been around much cause I usually just lack the motivation to draw anything o.o
I'm going to try to get back into it, but I don't know how much time I'll really have since school is starting again soon
User avatar #60116 to #60106 - energytwinkie (08/25/2014) [-]
is the live sketch pad thing still up ?? do people even go on it still?
User avatar #60117 to #60116 - picklesand (08/25/2014) [-]
Its still up, but no one ever uses it anymore :c no one who used to go on it is ever really on at the same time, and its not as fun with only a couple of people
#60064 - petarmetar (08/23/2014) [-]
Took me 5 hours for this one, and its my third drawing in paint tool sai.

What do you think?
User avatar #60093 to #60064 - thirdjess (08/24/2014) [-]
Rule of thumb, generally hands are about the same size as the face, manga style hands are half the width of the face, but the length of the face. Long and skinny.
#60072 to #60064 - groulgarigon (08/24/2014) [-]
It's not bad. I wouldn't rely on pre-made background images anymore. It makes an inconsistency in the picture that is very off putting. There are few things in art more off putting. You're not bad. Look forward to you improving.
#60070 to #60064 - ohmeghon (08/24/2014) [-]
Great picture. anon's told you pretty much everything you need to change.
Great picture. anon's told you pretty much everything you need to change.
#60066 to #60064 - anonexplains (08/23/2014) [-]
arms are thin.
hands are too small.
Neck slightly long.

its k.
User avatar #60067 to #60066 - petarmetar (08/23/2014) [-]
Thanks for reply. Now i see the size of hands :o

Well next time i will be careful about that.
#60062 - xemobvbfanx (08/23/2014) [-]
Tried out drawing Mikasa?
User avatar #60084 to #60062 - energytwinkie (08/24/2014) [-]
this is gr8
User avatar #60071 to #60062 - ohmeghon (08/24/2014) [-]
Tip for face structure. Your shading on her chin is rigid and almost looks like a "lightning bolt" travelling down her face. This denotes a masculine trait in jaw structure. For feminine features make it smoother and curvy, softer and less abrasive. The feminine form (even for Mikasa) should represent a certain grace.

Excellent work though, very distinguished style
User avatar #60063 to #60062 - alleksi (08/23/2014) [-]
I would personally lower the eyes. It's a bit too cumberbatchy for me. Also a bit manly.
User avatar #60060 - NinjaSharkie (08/23/2014) [-]
Do you guys ever record you doing your art? I like watching people painting and drawing and stuff and I've tried filming myself but shitty camera and no way of holding it straight above my desk results in shitty videos = www. youtube.com/watch?v=6o9XmzcG-RE&list=UUfMg87USsCWSrh8L1tEsbSA
#60059 - antareswolf (08/23/2014) [-]
Hello, not sure if this is the right board to post this, but if you have some spare money, I'd like to ask for your help in supporting this great animation/collaboration.

You can check the series here: www.stickpage.com/doorsseries.shtml
You can make the 4th one happen by donating here: You need to login to view this link
#60068 to #60059 - anonexplains (08/23/2014) [-]
and where will my money go?   
what is it being used for?
and where will my money go?

what is it being used for?
#60058 - alleksi (08/23/2014) [-]
Been reading through Keys to drawing today. the second half of it was things that I already knew (visual measuring, light, form all the basics), but the first half was actually quite interesting with how it approaches drawing. The author is basically like don't worry about it dude lets make some scribbles, and inspired by that I did some scribbling.

And it was really fun. no stress. just scribbling. not really giving a shit about anything. I even decided to draw animals so I wouldn't be held back by things that I think I know about the subject.
#60057 - picklesand (08/23/2014) [-]
I doodled a girl
#60102 to #60057 - instalation (08/24/2014) [-]
It reminds me of that one artistic style you can see edited onto the gif I just posted.. I like it!
It reminds me of that one artistic style you can see edited onto the gif I just posted.. I like it!
#60053 - NinjaSharkie (08/23/2014) [-]
Couldn't paint one without the other, thoughts? Both in watercolour
User avatar #60094 to #60053 - thirdjess (08/24/2014) [-]
Looovely, I love galaxy type art. Did you use stencils with these?
User avatar #60100 to #60094 - NinjaSharkie (08/24/2014) [-]
Thanks! And no I just looked up silhouettes of them on google and drew it freehand then painted it in
User avatar #60056 to #60053 - ecomp (08/23/2014) [-]
Aside from a poor choice of subject, it is well painted.
User avatar #60075 to #60056 - adunsaveme (08/24/2014) [-]
epic meme :^)
User avatar #60077 to #60075 - ecomp (08/24/2014) [-]
#60061 to #60056 - anonexplains (08/23/2014) [-]
Doctor Who's pretty good, CGI's crap but it's entertaining.
User avatar #60069 to #60061 - ecomp (08/24/2014) [-]
No it's not
#60044 - groulgarigon (08/23/2014) [-]
Here's a perspective box man! Had fun learnin more about perspective in this~

He's a bit off balance. I'll fix that next time~
#60047 to #60044 - ohmeghon (08/23/2014) [-]
Anatomy action pose thread GO!
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