Tag: howto

It has been awhile…

I know its been a long time since I posted anything new on my blog. Just been busy with a few projects, trying my best to stay healthy, doing small commissions here and there. Summer was hell, literally. Now that

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,

Art Lessons from Todd McFarlane

I’d like to share this excellent find. Todd McFarlane is pretty much one of the many comic book artists in the 90s that re-defined and invigorated the comic book industry and simply put the artistry of comic books to another level. He has posted a bunch of videos giving tips on how he draws and create in Photoshop, and they are a good starting point to anyone wanting to transition from traditional to digital.

Tagged with: , , , , , ,

Fan-ART Friday: Superman [New 52]

[And] when I draw the character [Superman], I put the ‘S’ on last, because that’s the thing that defines him and empowers him. Without it, he’s just another superhero with a cape. But when you put the ‘S’ symbol on, it raises him to an iconic level.

— Jim Lee, on drawing Superman for DC’s “For Tomorrow” story arch

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Scarlett Johansson: Take Two

Let’s try this again. Instead of trying to be a portrait artist (which I’m not) I went and drew Ms. Johansson’s likeness the way I do most images based on real people; not trying to.

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Tips and Tricks: Pearl Necklace

Have you ever been asked to draw a character whose costume is filled with beads and pearls? Do you dread the thought of drawing all those small circles one by one? Then this Photoshop trick is for you.

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,