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"/ic/ - Artwork/Critique" is 4chan's imageboard for the discussion and critique of art.

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drew this yesterday, thoughts?
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/fag/ - Furry Art General
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Previous thread >>5383453

>What is /fag/?
This is the Furry Art General thread, here we post everything related to kemono, furry and animals alike.

>Rules & Guidelines
Please refrain from flaming, causing drama or replying/feeding those who cause such.
This is a SFW thread only, please take caution so you don't get BANNED for posting NSFW art.
This general is NOT and NEVER will be affiliated with any discord servers, DO NOT click any of the discord links that are spammed here!
As always, don't be afraid to ask for critique!

>Resources
https://www.lackadaisycats.com/ishkabibble.php
https://x6ud.github.io/#/
https://sketchfab.com/calacademy
https://sketchfab.com/uod_museums
https://sketchfab.com/osuecampus
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwQnoDwr_NeAcKDRzqNfSRQ/videos
https://e-hentai.org/g/1729178/96bf94c9c0/
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So, windows 11 is coming, remember to avoid updating your OS in the first 6 months because tablet drivers are fucking shit and slow to update properly without giving problems
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worst tropes in art?

>artists drawing comics about how burnt out they are
>popular rule34 character looks at porn of herself and is disgusted
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AJ
IF YOU ARE A /BEG/INNER IN ART, please use this thread to post pieces for critique or ask for advice.

Use this thread instead of making new threads or post in the Drawthread with fundamental exercises.

POST DRAWINGS YOU NEED HELP WITH.

RESIZE YOUR IMAGES TO ~1000 PIXELS using one of the following methods:
1. screenshot the image and post that instead
2. change camera capture settings to something smaller
3. send to computer and resize in picresize.com

Sticky document:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uwaXKU7ev6Tw_or__o8ARpUb6r2rCZYJGqwSFV9AD98/edit#bookmark=id.15jx3pyuimvj
Previous Thread >>5470446
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Super follows
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Is it a win for Twitter artists?
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Why does older anime have so much soul?
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Seriously, I dislike things that are overly weeby design-wise like 99% of modern anime but old series like Lodoss War are much more pleasing and appealing to my eyes than shit like Goblin Slayer/Shield Hero and garbage like that. What exactly is the reason for this?
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How many commissions have you done this year yet? I'm on my 17
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/dsg/ - Drawing Software General
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Discuss your favorite drawing software and their ongoing development.

Give your opinions on the following:

>Photoshop
>Corel Painter
>Paint Tool Sai
>ClipStudio Paint
>Paintstorm
>ArtRage
>Krita
>Medibang + Firealpaca
>Rebelle
>Affinity
>MyPaint

Previous:
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How to choose a good nickname? What is some good/bad nicknames in your opinion? Is using your real name based or not?
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/dtg/ - Drawing Tablet General
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This is a thread to discuss all kinds of digital drawing hardware: non-display graphics tablets, pen display tablets, portable tablets and more.

>What should I buy?
State your:
>Budget
>Location
>Type (display? non-display? portable?)
>Size (in inches)
>Other information
>Previous equipment

If you have any additional questions, ask them.

>Recommended tablets:

Intuos 3 - Best budget tablet. Screenless.
Intuos Pro M - The best screenless tablet.
Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite - Budget portable display tablet. Very solid drawing experience with Wacom EMR tech.
Used iPad Pro 2nd Gen 12.9" - Best option for a display tablet.
Galaxy Tab S7+ - Good premium alternative to an iPad Pro
Used Cintiq Pro 24 - Big tablet for big budgets

>Avoid:

XP-Pen, Huion, Gaomon and every other Chinese brand - Poor build quality, lackluster pens, broken tilt, struggles to register light pressure, horrible customer support and the displays are not calibrated. All Chinese brands are basically the same because they're all centralized. Also watch, Chinese companies shill HARD on /ic/; they do a lot of samefagging. Check out the webm to understand how bad they are.
Microsoft Surface Pro - The N-Trig digitizer means you will always get wobbly lines.
Lenovo - Bad drawing performance.

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>Literally 95% of /ic/‘s problems stem from fixed mindsets
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Sexual Alternative Art / Stylization Thread
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Previous thread: >>5402347

>What is /SALT/?

If you're looking for a place to post all sexual works, from pinups with exaggerated proportions to pornography, then this is the right general for you. Both Eastern and Western stylization can coexist peacefully here.

>Rules & Guidelines

(1) Any form of cartooning is welcome; so submit and receive feedback from others.
(2) Please resize your images below 1000x1000 before posting.
(3) Share your knowledge and
(4) Remember to not be afraid of asking for critique.
(5) Remember all GB3 related content such as lolicon, shotacon, furry pornography, furry and bestiality are banned on ALL boards, including red boards, except /b and /trash.

Most importantly I encourage you to keep discussion at a civil level, but you're more than welcome to share your opinions.

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>Community Resources
Hitokaku Index
>http://www.asahi-net.or.jp/~zm5s-nkmr/
List of active livestreams
>Use twitch #art
>yoshikadu2011https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUx5dpO6d5gQ4KWNPc24CKw

FellowBro's Book Collection
>http://mediafire.com/?i44dwzkf9j9n8

Tutorial & Reference Collection
>http://pinterest.com/characterdesigh/
Japanese Tutorials & Documentary
>http://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?id=59317(0033)
>http://iradukai.com/

References
>http://www.onairvideo.com/croquis-cafe-photos2.html
>http://www.eggazyoutatsu.net/eng/atarichan.html
>http://senshistock.com/sketch/
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MS/YS OCs draw thread
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My Style / Your Style Original Characters Draw Thread.

Post a reference to your OCs and I will make a badly drawn take on it.

I am kinda doing this as a warm up, and I have been slow so don't expect delivery right away, just a heads up.

If you can, write something about your OCs, like your thoughts on them or some sort of descriptions or ideas behind them.

If anybody sees an OCs they are interested in drawing or extrapolate on feel free to draw them too.
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Art Discord
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I'm new to /ic/, do you guys have any Discord servers dedicated to art? I'm interested in talking to people and exchanging notes on how to improve
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/asg/ - Anime Study General
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Why You Should Copy Anime:
https://i.imgur.com/zNDsyF0.jpg
https://youtu.be/t_IODIIYAe0

**Strive for quantity AND quality.**

Anime Studying:
>Copy anime references exactly and draw them from memory. Use illustrations, screenshots, anime figures, 3D models, etc.
>Don’t copy recklessly. Use construction, color theory, and other fundamental concepts to rehearse a drawing process that you can later easily manipulate for original artwork.
>Post all of your anime studies. Post even when you’re told not to. Create an art community that actually draws and improves together instead of just talking about it.
>Number your attempts and link to your previous posts.
>Critiquers should lead by example by posting their studies.

General Anime Style Discussion:
>Questions about achieving certain styles/techniques/compositions etc.
>Drawing methods, study habits, resources, tutorials, tools, software, etc
>Be specific and try to post a sample of your study attempts before asking for help.

**Draw copies from good anime styled references to mindfully up our mileage, internalize appealing aesthetics, and learn from each other’s processes and knowledge.**

Japanese Book Collection:
https://mega.nz/#F!UcNG2AiT!jeyWwP1gtQXXz6R29o5bgw!sddDyarD

Recommended Resources:
https://pastebin.com/Yz2scAEc

/mmg/ - Manga Making General:
>>>/ic/mmg

Previous Thread:
>>5438382
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>self-proclaimed "asexual" artist
>50% of the body of work is straight up porn
Why are they like this?
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Art Supply Thread
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ask questions, give reviews, and show off any new supplies you've purchased in here


last thread: >>5407732
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Lewd OC thread

Post Your OCs for them to be lewded but also please contribute your own lewds as well (don't be greedy)

Previous Thread: >>>5435555
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Figure Drawing
Is impossible, right? Don't lie to me.
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>tfw to retarded to understand perspective

I think I'm gonna give up...
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/AFG/ - Art Friends General
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Alone and lonely? Are you looking for a training partner at your skill cap? Friendly rivalry? Or perhaps a discord to share your work and talk to other likeminded friends like you? Whatever it may be, Art Frens General is the place where you can find your next best art friend.

Guidelines:
1. Write a description about yourself and what you're looking for.
2. (optional but encouraged) post your work
3. Share your discord/email/social for mates to reach you

Most of all, be civil. This is a new experimental general so depending on how it goes I'll rewrite this later.
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Manga Making General
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The general thread for Manga / manga-styled comic-making and Manga-style illustration.

Support each other and talk about your work or the work of others that excites you. Inking, character design, paneling / layout, writing, planning, and other discussions are all welcome.

Post resources, questions, in-progress pages, breakdowns of other works, etc. If a work is not yours, credit the maker (unless it's fucking obvious like a full page of One Piece or something).

Thanks to everyone for making /mmg/ a level-headed and helpful place. Remember, drawing and making comics and manga are difficult endeavors, and we're all in this struggle together.

Previous thread: >>5449827


Some resources:

/asg/, our stylistic sister-thread series >>>/ic/asg
Webcomic General >>>/ic/webcomic


Books:
Understanding Comics

Making Comics

Manga in Theory and Practice: The Craft of Creating Manga
https://mega.nz/folder/Dd4hnZTC#EjMIcTDPLbWXkAJLPHx2Kg

Story: Substance, Structure, Style and the Principles of Screenwriting
https://archive.org/details/RobertMcKeeStorypdf/

2000AD Script Book
https://mega.nz/file/gtNQgY6L#p7vPA_fLOUwxINMBzAX62w_xx282FVQoMhUHDGtiCpE

Even a Monkey Can Draw Manga
https://kupdf.net/download/even-a-monkey-can-draw-manga_58b9ca16e12e89233badd376_pdf


Videos:
"Manga Senpai/Tokyo Name Tank", "SMAC! THE SILENT MANGA AUDITION COMMUNITY"

Habanero Scans: https://www.dailymotion.com/HabaneroScans/videos

Full MANBEN Series link: https://mega.nz/folder/9h1mUYSJ#8sJoO57nMP_JhjnujBXkpQ

https://www.naokiurasawa.com/

Urasawa Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkIFOAoFm47XOAlJwTa6Ieg/videos
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/pbeg/ Perma Beginners Thread
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I'm tired of this BS, 10 years and counting and not improving, NOT A SINGLE FUCKING IMPROVEMENT.
This thread is reserved for the mentally impaired and low IQ subhuman who won't make a single improvement.
What is a perma beg?

Someone who hasn't developed his skill after 7 months of hardwork and studies.

It doesn't matter our passion, our love, our concentration and our will to learn when we are doomed to suck.

Permabegcels welcome.
IF YOU ARE A PERMA/BEG/INNER IN ART, please use this thread to post drawings that are unsaveable.

Use this thread instead of making new threads with artworks that you know they are shitty.


CRABS BEGONE! WE WON'T IMPROVE, WE ARE TOO DUMB!
Fuck off midbegs,uberbegs,ints and pros, stop flexing your d/ic/ks.

We won't make it in spite of all our efforts.
RESIZE YOUR IMAGES TO ~1000 PIXELS using one of the following methods:
1. screenshot the image and post that instead
2. change camera capture settings to something smaller
3. send to computer and resize in picresize.com
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/DAD/ Do Art Daily
𝚜𝚝𝚎𝚟𝚎 is studying_op
Previous thread:
>>5451178

Do Art Daily:
>Link: https://dad.gallery
>Discord: You must have a DAD streak of at least 14 to join. Ask Vastian#0988 for an invite.
>Found an issue with the site? Lost your streak and want to appeal? Please message the contact link at the bottom of the site instead of posting in the thread.

Rules:
>Draw every day (or your preferred frequency)
>Submit your work by 23:59:59 GMT
>Spend at least 30 minutes on each submission
>No loli or shota porn
>Miss a day and you'll be alright, just keep going!
>Maintain your streak and become the nice last artist standing
>Have fun!

Please comment on each other's artwork; dads love attention!

FAQ:

What is the goal?
>To form a habit of drawing. The gains you make are dependent on you.

I am /beg/gar and not know draw, can I join?
>Yes x99. Stop asking and start submitting art, chum. Make something!

A brief history:
>Last Artist Standing (LAS): The original site, created by Lava (presumed dead, rest in peace). It has changed and ruined the lives of many lassies.
>Draw Every Day (DED): A short-lived site between LAS and DAD, run and abruptly cancelled by w.
>Do Art Daily (DAD): The current site, by the dadmin and developer banana.

Community links:
>DADcast: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfCw_buGoBDPQC1bbcukmnQ
>LAS discord (alternative to DAD discord): https://discord.gg/Pa7sDvdZnr
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NEW ANIMATION GENERAL
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Previous Thread: >>5374224

>Animation thread Discord
https://discord.gg/Ju9NuWN
>51 exercises to try
http://www.animatorisland.com/51-great-animation-exercises-to-master/
>Japanese Anime Pipeline (Tutorial, Podcasts, Time Lapse)
https://www.youtube.com/c/StrivingforAnimation/videos
>Books basic program tutorials, etc.
https://mega.co.nz/#F!3p8CwQZD!DR2mC-kw0TyQQ8Uw3T6JYg
>There are too many, what book should I read first?
Richad William's The Animator's Survival Kit.
>What program do you recommend?
Whatever suits you, plenty of option there.
Animate CC, Clip Studio Paint Ex, TVPaint, Toonboom, OpenToonz, Tahoma2D, Krita, etc
>Play YT videos frame-by-frame
http://rowvid.com/
or just pause the video and use the , and . keys (This doesn't always work but worth a try)
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Is it actually easy to make a bit of extra money doing furry art or is it just a meme?
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Alternative Art/Stylization General
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Previous Thread: >>5439079

What is /ALT/?
If you're looking for a place to post your cartooning then you've found the right general. This is /ic/s 1st and only merged hub where both Eastern and Western stylization can coexist peacefully, hence the double title. However, by community demand and long history, this is favorably an Anime general.
>Rules & Guidelines
(1) Any form of cartooning is welcome; so submit and receive feedback from others. (2) Please resize your images before posting. (3) Share your knowledge and (4) Remember to not be afraid of asking for critique. Most importantly I encourage you to keep discussion at a civil level, but you're more than welcome to share your opinions.
>I came for anime. Why does the image OP say cartoons general?
To distinguish from the anime study thread (janitor supported). Please post your studies there and personal work goes here.
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>Community Resources
Hitokaku Index
>http://www.asahi-net.or.jp/~zm5s-nkmr/
List of active livestreams
>Use twitch #art
>yoshikadu2011 https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUx5dpO6d5gQ4KWNPc24CKw
FellowBro's Book Collection
>http://mediafire.com/?i44dwzkf9j9n8
Tutorial & Reference Collection
>http://pinterest.com/characterdesigh/
Japanese Tutorials & Documentary
>http://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?id=59317 (0033)
>http://iradukai.com/
References
>http://www.onairvideo.com/croquis-cafe-photos2.html
>http://www.eggazyoutatsu.net/eng/atarichan.html
>http://senshistock.com/sketch/
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Any thoughts on this book?
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Draw her in your style:
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Draw her in your style. You can use digital art or traditional one.
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Re:Born of a good ref
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/artbook/ - Artbook Thread
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/// PLEASE CHECK THE LINKS BELOW BEFORE REQUESTING ///

Be specific if you request something: post the cover, book's title, artist's name...
Please be patient, board is slow, someone may answer you a week later.
Please search in the thread and links below before asking for something, it may well already be there.

All MEGA links SHOULD be cloned, they die every time they're posted here.
If any of the links expires or breaks, please inform of it.
Can't find something? check vk, rutracker, ehentai, cgpeers, etc

>Beginner essentials
https://mega.nz/#F!sSYAxKqb!f2gWy-eQZJNvRfiUTu1ASA
See https://pastebin.com/riFtG6n0 for details

>Main Book Links
http://pastebin.com/VG8dcWcf

>Artbooks:
http://www.mediafire.com/folder/17axpf4d7k05u/artbooks#myfiles
https://archive.org/details/@gunstarsilvergun?and[]=Collection&sort=-publicdate&and[]=mediatype%3A%22image%22
https://e-hentai.org/tag/artbook
https://e-hentai.org/tag/how+to

>Miscellaneous (books, vids, brushes...) 38 gigs
https://mega.nz/#F!BXJkjSKI!ef2mMsm1mkj2nf3amonPEA

>Miscellaneous:
https://mega.nz/#F!UcNG2AiT!jeyWwP1gtQXXz6R29o5bgw!sddDyarD
https://mega.nz/folder/UcNG2AiT#jeyWwP1gtQXXz6R29o5bgw/folder/cU0TzK4D
https://mega.nz/#F!es1BSKQR!spODyd0iaQmMelGA2GscFw
https://vk com/topic-4918594_27696136?offset=0

>Various Links from older threads:
https://pastebin.com/sgZq0vUW

>Have you seen them?
https://pastebin.com/UxwtuAzp

>... and before some dumbass asks, here's the link to the book in the OP
>GUN&GIRL ILLUSTRATED 米軍現用銃火器編 (JPG, 291 MB)
https://mega.nz/folder/yzIDkKYR#6uOF86LoqgIhE4IcPPyj0w
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I drew this hippo. What do you think?
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what are the most iconic /ic/ moments?
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>create selection either lasso or ctrl selecting a flat shape
>a tiny bit of paint always bleeds out outside of it from all sides when using either brush or paintbucket

feather is at 0, I assume it's some transparency fuzziness or something.. anyone know a fix for it
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Great character designs killed by capitalism failing them
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Art marketing
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Where do you get your costumers, bros?
Did the pandemic affect the number of clients or is it just me?
Last year I was able to make a good amount of money with commissions. At that time I didn't have a lot of followers, but marketing my art on sites such as Reddit and Facebook did the trick for me and clients started reaching out.
This year has been pretty depressing.
Since last year I can honestly say that I've gotten better and I also tried to keep my prices the same.
I also marketed my art as usual but didn't get a single client.
Did you also experience a drop in clients?
I literally went from all to nothing.
Any suggestions on how to get more people to commission you?
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Frazetta was rad
they all just wore that
Frazetta was rad. Look at how masterfully he uses solid black in this. Also look how he makes sure to lovingly render the ass. 10/10
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Monitor Tablet Set up
derp
I want to see how people have their monitor set up when they have a tablet monitor. Do you just have a huge desk and keep it to the side? invest in an arm to move it in place as needed or what?

I'm looking for ideas to tweak my own set up as I have an awkward one where I push my keyboard back, then move my monitor tablet from a shelf to sit where the keyboard was to draw.
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Which is more difficult, line drawing or rendering?
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Whoever put this filter on their art deserved to be choked to death. Why would you ruin the art?
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So I want to start doing commissions…
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I plan to charge low $ 1-3 dollars for the cheap market and eventually get enough to buy a laptop.

Where can you promote your work and how? Any video that explains what to do?
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/lsg/ - Loli & Shota General
84tnk
Previous Thread: >>5437728

>Rules:
1. Don't post nudity or too revealing works.
When in doubt, post a censored copy here and link to the original off-site (e.g. catbox, imgur, etc).

2. **No Porn**.
No, not the retarded "anything with a body in it is porn" standard or "I see her underwear, MODSSS!!!" Use common sense.

3. Do not post sexualized child photo references. In fact, don't post pictures of children at all.

4. Due to the PPH (posts per hour/thread activity) of this general, please wait until the thread falls to around page 5 or 6 before making a thread. Use archived(moe) or warosu to retrieve the old threads.

>General Resources
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1dQGxsuqPxuu5V9vjgAWrMjnrMXcWfCFYX-d5imdnRgI/edit?usp=drivesdk

>Specific Resources
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hVzfbqr-0UEck9ux9XBTmxUTGMZ4a-8T3DnBfOxv9iE/edit?usp=drivesdk

>Abandoned(?) FAQ/Q&A
https://docs.google.com/document/d/15rON6jeKul-p89KF5ZYSo4eRLW1kdVaKv8CMt09UgXI/edit?usp=drivesdk
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Progress
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New progress thread, the year is halfway over, let's see how you improved since 2021 started

Pic related is not mine
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Why she never change opacity/flow, but in same time she can paint VERY sof and VERY hard?
Do she use some additional software/hardware?
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Even as a hobby drawing is a bitch
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>Requires a lot of money (even on traditional)
>All grind
>Results makes you look like a retard and it makes you depressed
>You get out of the stagnation vicious cycle only to realize you suck
>You are told for the gazilliont time to review fundies
>Holy shit, grind again...
>You suck again...

Repeat this shit until dead,nobody will recognize your hard labor.

Seems lile you are either born with the drawing jeans or not.
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Don't know if this is really revelant here, but has /ic/ ever owned any busts in their life? Been looking around and wondering if it's worth the investment myself (if you like collecting art pieces anyways)
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How do I do intersecting forms? I'm so lost with these, I can kind of understand forms intersecting with boxes but my brain completely melts when it comes to two curved forms, i.e a cylinder & sphere.
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IF YOU ARE A /BEG/INNER IN ART, please use this thread to post pieces for critique or ask for advice.

Use this thread instead of making new threads or post in the Drawthread with fundamental exercises.

POST DRAWINGS YOU NEED HELP WITH.

RESIZE YOUR IMAGES TO ~1000 PIXELS using one of the following methods:
1. screenshot the image and post that instead
2. change camera capture settings to something smaller
3. send to computer and resize in picresize.com

Sticky document:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uwaXKU7ev6Tw_or__o8ARpUb6r2rCZYJGqwSFV9AD98/edit#bookmark=id.15jx3pyuimvj
Previous Thread >>5467278
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Towergirls Drawthread
roll_chart_REV_3.1
Be sure to bother patch about registration to put your art in:
https://towergirls.booru.org/index.php

Post-free dice rolling tool that you'll ignore:
https://www.random.org/

previous thread: >>5421707
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/fun/ - funmaxxing general
downloadfile-4
What are you doing to /fun/maxx anon? You're not just grinding fundies, right anon? Discuss methods to funmaxx, including
>/fun/nest medium
>/fun/nest software
>/fun/nest drawing subject
>examples of artists who've /fun/maxed
and anything else that fits under the topic of /fun/maxxing
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Is the illustration program at Sheridan good? It's pretty expensive.
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at what point after commissioning somebody should you try to get a refund if they haven't delivered?

I commissioned a jap artist directly from their twitter nearly 2 months ago, I'm used to waiting that long on skeb and pixiv, but from their posts they've seemed to have gone literally insane and off the rails in the meantime. I messaged them at the end of last month asking if they had any updates or a sketch and they just never messaged me back.

I don't want to be a jerk about it since they're a bit of a nutjob but I'm honestly curious to how I should proceed from here
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Why is male nudity okay but female isnt?
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Don't think
Just coom
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Epepe
I made this Pepe
Would you like to see the rest of my portfolio?
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/co/ — webcomic general
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TQ: what kind of resources do you use to learn art?
Bonus Q: why don’t you post your work?
Personal Q: Why do you draw?

>DRAWING PRACTICE AND TUTORIALS

>>Beginner essentials
https://mega.nz/#F!sSYAxKqb!f2gWy-eQZJNvRfiUTu1ASA
See https://pastebin.com/riFtG6n0 for details
>>Main Book Links
http://pastebin.com/VG8dcWcf
>>Artbooks:
http://www.mediafire.com/folder/17axpf4d7k05u/artbooks#myfiles

>STOCK IMAGES AND REFERENCE
https://www.google.com/imghp

> FONTS
https://www.dafont.com/

>WHERE TO PUBLISH MY WEBCOMIC?
Depends on what kind of paging format you want, but either way, you'll have to build yourself a fanbase. Your best bet is to post your magnum opus in your own personal website. But the most known webcomic sites are webtoon, tapas, kakao.

>ART AND WRITING RESOURCES
https://www.scribophile.com/blog/you-suck-at-writing-now-what/
https://land8.com/10-reasons-why-you-still-suck-at-drawing/

>BRUSH PACKS
You only need the hard round brush but here's the mega anyway >Miscellaneous (books, vids, brushes...) 38 gigs
https://mega.nz/#F!BXJkjSKI!ef2mMsm1mkj2nf3amonPEA
>Miscellaneous:
https://mega.nz/#F!UcNG2AiT!jeyWwP1gtQXXz6R29o5bgw!sddDyarD
https://mega.nz/folder/UcNG2AiT#jeyWwP1gtQXXz6R29o5bgw/folder/cU0TzK4D
https://mega.nz/#F!es1BSKQR!spODyd0iaQmMelGA2GscFw
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Best animation in movies?
gelbooru.com - 5283207 - nier_(series)+nier_automata ~ yorha_no._2_type_b (stevencarson)
Can you list some movies that have amazing animation (in need of inspiration)?
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>this made people's brains explode and shit their pants in the 1410s
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/ag/
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All things Academic Art, mostly around French but also Italian, English and Russian schools. Drawing, Painting, Sculpture.

Post your favorite pieces, post your drawings paintings bargues juliens casts still lifes landscapes portraits historical and period pieces, whatever. Rants permitted.

>Historic Info
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Academic_art
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Classical_Realism
Albert Boime The Academy and French Painting

>Where to Get Started, Training, Competitions, Contemporary Info
https://www.artrenewal.org/

>Books
Charles Bargue Drawing Course (http://libgen.li/item/index.php?md5=8AA5A5D9E52CF7CBEBAAE78C37B68562)
Juliette Aristides:
1. Classical Drawing (http://libgen.li/item/index.php?md5=20E708E54225509D18FDB7A801E59875)
2. Classical Painting (http://libgen.li/ads.php?md5=5c7c55478acebbc5a7d044e9e8c31887)

Will be adding additional books, videos, websites to build out a beefier /ag/.
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I have a question directed to anons who are '/int/' tier, /beg/ for many years but are actually improving, and i guess any really good anons who are almost but not quite pro. Where is your point from where you're drawing for fun to where it just becomes tedious and feels like work? I mean, continuously progressing requires a lot of stepping out of your comfort. Do you view your work as being more work-like or hobby-like? When does that crossing point happen for you?
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>ctrl f
>no socials thread


shill yourself
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Have any of you guys bought one of these TPE sex dolls for reference (and to fuck)?
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how do i learn to draw
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>JUST DRAW
Meme or truth?
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Draw a damn robot anon. Just do it.
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/sqt/ qtddtot
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Stupid Question Thread
Questions That Don't Deserves Their Own Thread
Ask your questions, recommendations, and suggestions here
Do you want the old and helpful /ic/ back? Just follow this simple steps:
0. Check the catalog
1. Ignore blogposter, feeltard, baitard and sstard threads
2. Redirect these newfags, summertards and retards here
3. Wait for the kind souls to give the answer
4. Thank them
>Thread finder >>>/ic/sqt
Before you even intent to ask, check out these amazing boards first.
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>Request thread >>>/wsr/ >>>/r/
>Model thread >>>/soc/ >>>/fit/ >>>/cgl/
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>Reference/inspo threads
>>>/an/ >>>/hr/ >>>/p/
>>>/out/ >>>/tg/ >>>/ck/
>>>/fa/ >>>/cgl/ >>>/vr/
>>>/w/ >>>/wg/
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>Commission threads
>>>/h/commission >>>/aco/commission
>>>/u/commission >>>/y/commission
>>>/tg/commission >>>/g/ >>>/3/
>>>/biz/commission >>>/cgl/commission
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>Practice threads
>>>/a/drawthread >>>/b/drawthread
>>>/d/drawthread >>>/h/drawthread
>>>/i/ >>>/aco/drawthread
>>>/u/drawthread >>>/y/drawthread
>>>/co/drawthread >>>/tg/drawthread
>>>/r/ >>>/wsr/ >>>/3/
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>Feels thread
>>>/r9k/ >>>/b/
>>>/s4s/ >>>/adv/
>>>/bant/
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give it a value
gvj
How much would you charge/value for the 2 works?
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What do you think of this painting?
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any chance of sharing some of asteroid's fanbox stuff? He's incredibly adamant about deleting all of his old process gifs from twitter..

just a couple psd's and gifs would be a massive help
https://asteroid.fanbox.cc/
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How true is the advice of just drawing making you good? I had to study piano to learn it instead of just playing it, why is drawing so different to most other skills that require you to at least study stuff and put them to practice while drawing I often see people saying to just draw
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Animation
Torture
Who is considered to be the best animator out there?
I need some "points of reference", people that reached the top in this type of art.
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How do I draw art that glorifies Jesus Christ? There has to be something more than just drawing illustrations of biblical stories. That's good, but I want to glorify God in my art in a more abstract way.
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Whats the right way to find the right colors for your drawing without overdoing it? Also in most cases the white parts in drawings is never actually white but grey or something but because of the surrounding colors it appears white, how can you judge something like that and choose the right shading and grey color?
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Pixel Art
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How does one properly shade a sprite?
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Realized that drawing is a low income skill comparable to working at mcdonalds. I make 6 figs just by pretending to work hard while artists stress out on what to make next or if they'll ever go homeless.

Life is totally not fair bros....haha. Should've taken the STEM pill instead bros......
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Being an independent splash artist
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tl;dr: OP is tired of doing commissions and is asking advice on the viability of opening up a patreon to support himself creating splash art of anime/manga

Anons, i was watching One Piece, looked for some fanart of Zoro and got disappointed for not finding what i was looking for. Full illustrations were all anime style and the more rendered stuff always consisted in small portrait pics or whatever. So i thought "hey wouldn't it be cool if i had access to various splash arts of my favourite characters like people who play league have access to art of their favourite champions? I think i'd be fine with paying a few bucks to support that, so why isn't there anyone doing that?"

I've been doing commissions for a while and i'm a bit tired of doing it, plus i can't grow my account because i don't have time to post very often and when i post, it's commissions and no one cares about the 455123° generic ffxiv goth female OC with cat ears and dark skin. So that maybe could be a viable path, right?

It gets traction, i enjoy it, having a Patreon can escalate your income way more than individual commissions ever could, i'm not constricted to a client's bad idea, i have more time to work on each piece to really plan it and make it look cool, etc. What am i not seeing then? I'd be grateful for some insight.
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Anyone else draw cars/trucks exclusively? gotta say they are damn hard in my opinion, but here is my best attempt.
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Superman_Anti_Smoking_PSA
Would you consider this good animation?
Do you feel like it's forced or rotoscoped?
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Levels
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What are the prerequisites for anatomy?
Beginner.
I want to achieve the level of picrel, but I wonder when exactly should I start studying anatomy.
Forgive me for my BRAPPER image.
I love BRAPPERS.
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/PAG/ - Pixel Art General
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Previous thread >>5373694

Go back to /b/ retard edition

> Rules:
- No binary art, pixel art only
- Porn is fine

> Resources
How do I learn pixel art ?
Where do I learn those things?
What software do I use ?
Where can I share my work ?

Check this out
https://pastebin.com/BK9s37m7

# TOOLS
http://graphicsgale.com/
https://www.getpaint.net/
https://www.aseprite.org/
https://www.piskelapp.com/

# TUTORIALS
https://lospec.com/pixel-art-tutorials
https://pixeljoint.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=11299
http://pixeljoint.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=24744
https://saint11.org/blog/pixel-art-tutorials/
https://twitter.com/Sadface_RL


# COMMUNITIES
http://pixeljoint.com/
http://pixelation.org/


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how to plagiarize safely
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1) choose your object of desire
2) isolate the object
3) use the perspective and/or puppet warp tool
4) trace it

it's literally this easy. now pic related would still be recognized as plagiarism, but that's easy to avoid: simply splice different pictures together and/or change details around. if i swapped out the head and changed the details, i.e. hair and clothing, no one would ever find out.

you're welcome
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Just draw, it's that simple. You're welcome /ic/.
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Legs Week
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Let's grind legs together. Post your legs.
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What is your opinion/thoughts on this style? Is it possible for it to have soul? If no, why?
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I need strategies to become a famous artist but with shitty art skills, I know people have done it before, just look at that redditor spamming his shit and getting front page every time, so how can I do the same?
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Should I get Portrait Studio?
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What other drawing programs would you guys recommend to help out?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OpTOO4y9EN4&t=247s
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Umaru art thread!
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Sup /ic/ I'm practicing so I can be a better vandal. Any tips?
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nomura
Can some /ic/ artists explain this phenomenon? where someones art becomes deathly boring and bleak
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How to draw comics the marvel way is the best /beg book
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Yes even above loomis.

It teaches basic concepts nowdays people try to charge or paywall you like gesture, perspective, and the manikin.

It's easy to understand, beginner friendly and unlike loomis the diffuclty doesn't sky rocket from /beg to pro like how "fun with pencil to "figure drawing for all its worth does".

Also un lile loomis first book it actually explains how naaic shapes are used and basic perspective methods.

This should be the premier /beg book not pseudosciene betty edwards or loomis, only his head method begs can grasp guy.

And unlike literal who Betty Edwards, John Bucema made it.

This is an underrated gem.
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How does the art in hellboy look so good?
Hellboy page
The art looks rushed, and the actual anatomy on a lot of things are fucked. For example, a lot of the time people are drawn with three fingers. The shading is just a harsh black. It's always the same black no matter the colour, and the shading is always colour to straight black. Yet I really like the art style, how does he do it?
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Ref
awdawd
Where do you guys get your references?I need a specific pose that I cant find anywhere.
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Character Design Thread
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Post character designs you really like/really don’t like. Then we discuss what we feel makes them work/not work.
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Graphic Design
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Hi im looking for some courses for graphic design or atleast some photoshop course. Do you anons recommend anything?
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Random Waifu Generator Drawthread
download
Generate waifus
Draw waifus
Post waifus
Everyone welcome, just have fun

https://waifulabs.com
https://make.girls.moe
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holy mackerel
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>good artists think they're bad
Really?
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you can do it
this is actual art that was actually reviewed by someone, approved, and put on a book cover. Harry Potter of all things. Its not like this was done because of a small budget.

you can make it, even with shitty art. you just have to actually look for those jobs, make a portfolio and do the boring and annoying task of networking and advertising your services. but just because you "make it" doesn't mean your art isn't utter trash. so ask yourself what is more important for you: making good art, or selling it. because those things aren't synonymous.
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completing drawing
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i dont know how i want to finish this or what to use as background, give me some tips
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Rapidograph Pen Size
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Hi /ic/, I have a friend who is a cartoonist and I'd like to get him a gift and another friend suggested getting him a rapidograph pen as these are the ones he uses for his cartoons. I'm not sure on which size to get him though because there's such a range. Any suggestions?
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Why no one is commissioning me? I've done marketing myself, post my drawings on twitter and fb groups. I hate current wagie boss and I just want to live off my drawings. I did open 4 slots and my time to spend on each one is a week. But still. I can't be bothered writing fuvking blogs on my personal page like females do, only kids will be bothered reading shit like that. This one is an exception because I can't contain it anymore. Is $100 too expensive? I don't accept sketches, lineart, pineup, half body bullshit commission. I give a full, coloured picture for personal use. What else can I do with my art? Should I just submit myself to furry futa degenerate art? I just want to quit my job and spend days drawing. I can't take this anymore. Might consider hero'd too in August where I can fall like the autumn's leaves.
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Vent Thread
ay-49
It will become illegal to draw coomart. Your federally mandated castration drugs will stifle any desire to. It's the next step of our evolution and ascension beyond our primitive animal ancestors. We artists will advance exponentially without the distraction of coomart. It will be good. So stop drawing coom.
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>2 years of artfagging
>Not there yet
Am I gmi?
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How can I draw realistic scat art without the need to look at the gross stuff as reference? I feel I can make some money from this type of art
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Should I go for the 11 inch or 12.9 inch ipad?
The portability of the 11" seems nice but the 12.9 feels so much bigger.
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>drawabox is easy
Can you draw spheres?
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IF YOU ARE A /BEG/INNER IN ART, please use this thread to post pieces for critique or ask for advice.

Use this thread instead of making new threads or post in the Drawthread with fundamental exercises.

POST DRAWINGS YOU NEED HELP WITH.

RESIZE YOUR IMAGES TO ~1000 PIXELS using one of the following methods:
1. screenshot the image and post that instead
2. change camera capture settings to something smaller
3. send to computer and resize in picresize.com

Sticky document:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uwaXKU7ev6Tw_or__o8ARpUb6r2rCZYJGqwSFV9AD98/edit#bookmark=id.15jx3pyuimvj
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will you be participating? why not?
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>In hospital for 8 days with burst appendix
>Sitting in chair with pen and paper in front of me
>No tv, no computer, no radio
>Literally endless time to draw
>Literally nothing else to do or distract me
>Paper remained blank and unused

I'm done with this hobby, I just can't anymore. I'm clearly not cut out for this
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bird
Twittertard here
Is it just me or does it seem like Twitter is finally dying as a "art station"? Ever since the pandemic house arrest period has been lifting, I've been noticing far less activity on Twitter when it comes to coomer art and the like ratios I used to see on many art pieces that used to get thousands to even tens of thousands

Now most coomer art seem to only get a few hundred likes from most of the regulars that use to get lots more. The only exceptions are jap artists. So is Twitter actually dying now or is it just mostly a burger side thing, while the Japs are still doing good? Has anyone else been noticing this decline for art pieces?
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why are you all like this?
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booba
what kind of brush is good for making shape and texture like in pic related using shadows
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What do you think?
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What do you guys think of Kaneko's art?

personally I think his demon designs are sick, but his humans can look really lifeless and dead face.
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Draw him in your style.
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vent
How do I draw hands?
How do I draw hands
how do i draw hands
How Do I Draw Hands
HOW DO I DRAW HANDS
HOW DO I DRAW HANDS
HOW DO I DRAW HANDS
AAAAAAAAAA IM LOSING MY MIND
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Drawings you've done when you were a kid
IMG_20210620_103150
I start. I was 4 or 5 when I've made this drawing I filled with patterned paper.
I sort of refuse to redo this drawing since i think it'd kill the innocence behind it, maybe I just over think it

Your turn!
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what do you think of my glow in the dark pens /ic/?
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Do you guys draw when you feel depressed? I feel so down today that I don't feel like doing anything.
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vector art
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petachad
petachad
made this myself
is big chad
basically a dad
always has a towel
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jinx aracne artstyle opinion
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What do you think of the artstyle of jinx in aracne compared to the trailers and the splashes?
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long time no see /ic/, i need your help.

i've been drawing for the past 6 years and I have a "tic" when it comes to drawing, particularly on a tablet. my right arm will start to get incredibly restless, alongside my fingers (its like this sensation that i want to jerk my arm out of its socket), and i will start to get physically antsy and have this tight feeling all over my body.

are there any retards out there that get this same feeling, and have figured out how to cope? i dont have any meds for ADHD or whatever and this shit is driving me insane. i dont even have to be doing a bad job for it to start up, i can be drawing fine and all of a sudden its like my body is trying to reject what im doing.
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bobby-chiu.3908401c9806cc95e82b1c23315af416
Am I too stupid to learn digital painting or does this guy's digital painting course suck?
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NSFW commissions
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Hey even if I'm somewhat bad at the moment I want to do commissions when I start getting good enough, I'm scared of some commission stuff, I for sure want to do porn, but don't want to draw shit I don't like like furry, blacked, gay shit, etc...
How do I deal with this? can I get cancelled for outright just refusing stuff I don't like? do I just ignore the requests?
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for anyone else here who likes the act of drawing but has no creative ideas or anything in particular that you want to draw, what DO you draw?
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How do I draw hair like this? What are your tips?
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What is the contemporary art movement and which artists and artworks will be studied in the future?
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Why haven't you tried out Layerpaint HD, Anon? Its a Medibang/Firealpaca clone for Android and it's super comfy. :)
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=roncdiUDn_E

Why haven't you taken the sculpting tutorial pill?
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sktch
sketchbook leaving autodesk
https://blogs.autodesk.com/sketchbookpro/the-future-of-sketchbook/

any hopes and dreams?
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I've recently fallen in love with the art of Adrian Smith. I'll dump a few examples for you to look at and tell me what you think.
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IF YOU ARE A /BEG/INNER IN ART, please use this thread to post pieces for critique or ask for advice.

Use this thread instead of making new threads or post in the Drawthread with fundamental exercises.

POST DRAWINGS YOU NEED HELP WITH.

RESIZE YOUR IMAGES TO ~1000 PIXELS using one of the following methods:
1. screenshot the image and post that instead
2. change camera capture settings to something smaller
3. send to computer and resize in picresize.com

Sticky document:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1uwaXKU7ev6Tw_or__o8ARpUb6r2rCZYJGqwSFV9AD98/edit#bookmark=id.15jx3pyuimvj
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