11:00 AM, Saturday, February 28th, 2015 - Posted by John Wilson
Unless your comic is about Naked-Man in the town of Nudeville, you will have to learn that proper way to draw clothes and deal with how fabric hangs on the body. Few artists are better at this than phenomenal independent creator Lora Innes, creator of The Dreamer. Check out this extremely detailed tutorial by Lora on the proper way to deal with clothing.
11:00 AM, Thursday, February 26th, 2015 - Posted by John Wilson
The early part of the process is where you can work out your ideas and try different things or as this artist calls it brain dumping your ideas into the character. Check out this video as he works out some of his ideas on different figures.
11:00 AM, Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 - Posted by John Wilson
Photoshop is the program that many people use to digitally color comic pages but it isn't the only one by far. Adobe Illustrator is often used by letterers but it is also a very effective and innovative tool to use in computer coloring. It has several tools that are unique that will create several interesting effects. This video gives a great tutorial on coloring with Illustrator.
11:00 AM, Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 - Posted by John Wilson
The drawing process works differently with an illustrated novel versus that of a sequential art page. The artist has to get as much of the information from the written part of the page into his single illustration as possible. This video follows the artist as he builds, renders and paints that page.
11:00 AM, Sunday, February 22nd, 2015 - Posted by John Wilson
Color is incredibly important to your artwork. Using it correctly will immediately improve your drawing and using it incorrectly will destroy your art and pull it immediately out of reality. This video gives you a detailed lesson in understanding color.
11:00 AM, Saturday, February 21st, 2015 - Posted by John Wilson
Every artist wants to improve, get better, achieve or however you want to say it. It is the goal of every serious artist. But not everyone knows the steps to take to become better. This video offers a series of steps toward becoming a better artist.
11:00 AM, Friday, February 20th, 2015 - Posted by John Wilson
Drawing random lines can often be like walking. If you think about it too hard, you might stumble; you may even fall. But if you just let go of the mental part of it and just do it, you can get exactly where you want to go. The first video explores that with commentary and sped up work and the second runs in real time.
11:00 AM, Thursday, February 19th, 2015 - Posted by John Wilson
Sycra and Jazza are two of the most popular artist/educators on Youtube and have many fans by themselves. But in this video, the two come together and ask each other questions about their work and lives.