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Princess Peach and Digital Painting

Was trying a new technique and I’ve always notice there is a huge difference between Painting techniques and drawing techniques. Mostly, the focus on drawing is the line art… while in painting, you can be a bit more loose on … Continue reading

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Witch Craft Works

Witch Craft Works has become my most favorite anime since Toradora… Story wise, it’s awesome… art style… it’s uber-awesome. Do people still say uber? I think what gets to me is the off the way small details and odd animal … Continue reading

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Just a quick study

Been trying to push myself to not just draw people but people interacting with backgrounds and such. Finding a reference is usually key but all images I tried to find of interior of a car didn’t have a dash board … Continue reading

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Sci Fi

Aside from backgrounds, another problem I run into is armor and details. I’ve been trying to incorporate more details into my work. though, maybe I should actually FINISH a project…   So this is basically my rough sketch and after … Continue reading

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Chris’s WIP. My train of thought

Aside from the usual make a sketch/outline, drawing digitally is a bit new to me and something I’m beginning to realize is that I need to step in and out and try to flush out the details. I started an … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from The Great Maryland Digital Sketchbook

Happy New Years guys I think I realized my problem while I was working on this. I tend to skip going to the intricate details. I usually like to work with thicker brushes and I don’t spend enough time zooming … Continue reading

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Splatter House

Splatter House has a place in my heart and childhood, like Blaster Master. I remember playing that game all the time at my childhood friend’s house, on the Turbo Grafix 16 system. I’m fairly excited about the new game and … Continue reading

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My tools

Just as a reference, I use the Great Canadian Sketchbook. It’s like someone wirebounded bristol board. 110lb paper and bright white. I’ve been thinking of Robert Bateman as a cheaper alternative, but haven’t gotten around to purchasing it. In any … Continue reading

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Self Doubt

Sometimes I get upset at myself if I can’t seem to get an illustration to work. I tend to try not to engulf myself into such emotions because they’re fairly counter productive. One thing that I missed about being younger … Continue reading

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