Tag: Illustration

Guy Sucks At Photoshop, Spends 10 Years Mastering Microsoft Paint To Illustrate His Book
13 May

Guy Sucks At Photoshop, Spends 10 Years Mastering Microsoft Paint To Illustrate His Book

Digital Art Homepage featured full-page microsoft paint art microsoft paint illustrations 13th of May 2017

Turns out, sometimes our resistance to learn something new and master a new skill can lead to something pretty amazing. Pat Hines, who couldn't be bothered to learn Photoshop and illustrated his ebook using good old Microsoft Paint, is the proof. "I suck at Photoshop and other programs, and have worked exclusively in Microsoft Paint for over ten years... I honed my craft working long overnights at a hospital reception desk...," the guy writes. That's why when it came to choosing the program to create illustrations for his novel Camp Redblood And The Essential Revenge, he looked no further and just went for something he was already good at.

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Guy Sucks At PhotoShop, Spends 10 Years Using Microsoft Paint To Illustrate His Book
12 May

Guy Sucks At PhotoShop, Spends 10 Years Using Microsoft Paint To Illustrate His Book

Digital Art Homepage featured full-page microsoft paint art microsoft paint illustrations 12th of May 2017

Turns out, sometimes our resistance to learn something new and master a new skill can lead to something pretty amazing. Pat Hines, who couldn't be bothered to learn Photoshop and illustrated his ebook using good old Microsoft Paint, is the proof. "I suck at Photoshop and other programs, and have worked exclusively in Microsoft Paint for over ten years... I honed my craft working long overnights at a hospital reception desk...," the guy writes. That's why when it came to choosing the program to create illustrations for his novel Camp Redblood And The Essential Revenge, he looked no further and just went for something he was already good at.

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10+ Brutal Life Truths Told By Cute Cats Will Give You Mixed Feelings
11 May

10+ Brutal Life Truths Told By Cute Cats Will Give You Mixed Feelings

Comics Homepage featured brutal life truths crushing life truths hard truths 11th of May 2017

A lot of facts about our lives (like the lack of control over it and the inevitable death afterwards) are tough to swallow, so it's best you learn about them from somebody soft and fluffy. Luckily, there's a tumblr, dedicated to using cats to deliver heavy information. It's called Hard Truths From Soft Cats, and it helps to carry the burden of existence.

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Polish Artist Illustrates His Fight Against Depression In Mysterious Dark Paintings
28 Apr

Polish Artist Illustrates His Fight Against Depression In Mysterious Dark Paintings

Homepage featured Illustration #Illustration amazing animal 28th of April 2017

Depression is not easy thing to deal with, but sometimes you can take your weakness and turn it into something beautiful. That's exactly what polish artist Dawid Planeta did - to help himself he created an imaginary world where a small man is traveling through long forgotten jungle meeting his weaknesses and fears presented as giant animals with glowing eyes. The vision created by the artist is dark, mysterious, and very beautiful.

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Dad Turns His Sons’ Doodles Into Anime Characters, And The Result Is Amazing
22 Mar

Dad Turns His Sons’ Doodles Into Anime Characters, And The Result Is Amazing

Drawing Homepage featured Illustration Parenting #Drawing 22nd of March 2017

Thomas Romain is a French anime artist who lives in Tokyo. He's worked on various series including Space Dandy, Basquash!, and Aria, but his best ideas actually come from his sons. Working together in what he calls the Father And Sons Design Workshop, Thomas and his kids come up with all sorts of weird and wonderful characters.

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What You Say About Mental Illness Vs What You Actually Mean
20 Mar

What You Say About Mental Illness Vs What You Actually Mean

Comics Homepage featured ADD annie erskine attention deficit disorder 20th of March 2017

People often misuse words like depression and ADD. Sure you might be having a bad day, but are you really depressed? Likewise, you might sometimes struggle to concentrate, especially if you're doing something boring, but does that really mean you've got Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)? We all have our little quirks and idiosyncrasies, but does that make us all Obsessive Compulsives?

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Artist Creates Honest Illustrations Showing What Women Do When No One Is Watching
17 Mar

Artist Creates Honest Illustrations Showing What Women Do When No One Is Watching

Art Drawing Homepage featured Illustration 365 project 17th of March 2017

In April 2015, Little Rock Illustrator Sally Nixon started a project called "365" in which she had to create one illustration per day for a whole year. As it was not that easy to think of new ideas so frequently, Sally started to search for inspiration in her own life and simple routine moments that she's going through. The artist wanted to show the natural side of women besides staged Instagram selfies, Snapchat filters, and all the other forms of social media that rule our world.

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What Women Do When No One Is Watching By Sally Nixon
17 Mar

What Women Do When No One Is Watching By Sally Nixon

Art Drawing Homepage featured Illustration 365 project 17th of March 2017

In April 2015, Little Rock Illustrator Sally Nixon started a project called "365" in which she had to create one illustration per day for a whole year. As it was not that easy to think of new ideas so frequently, Sally started to search for inspiration in her own life and simple routine moments that she's going through. The artist wanted to show the natural side of women besides staged Instagram selfies, Snapchat filters, and all the other forms of social media that rule our world.

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