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schweizercomics:

yamino:

thedragonflywarrior:

The Body Shapes of the World’s Best Athletes Compared Side By Side

Health and fitness comes in all shapes and sizes. Every single one of these athletes is a certified bad-ass.

I’ve posted this before but it’s worth reblogging!

Just a reminder - if you’re drawing a team superhero book and more than one of your characters has the same build YOU’RE DOING IT ALL WRONG

Always reblog

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Gotta say, Kayode’s pretty damn hot for being a middle-aged man stuck in a 12-year ol’ body.

… Conflicted over whether I’m suddenly a shotacon or teleiophile.

Might colour this, might also not. Currently dealing with his skull “hat” and scars, so we’ll see. Anyway, concept art is concept art.
I seem to be doing a lot of TFC work lately.

Not my best night-drawing, but uh yeah. So I don’t think I’ve talked much about it, but I know I’ve said among all my endless projects I have three huge ones. One’s Serek’s story, the second’s my Pokémon story, and the third one is called The Fallen Crowns.

Now, they all fall into the adventure category, but TFC probably puts the dot above the i for that genre.

It’s about a boy who sets out on a journey to find the culprit who slaughtered his people and take revenge. During his travels, he meet people who either try to harm him, ask for his help or decide to help him. But he soon discovers, as he travels from country to country, over land, underseas, high up in the sky, that something is terribly wrong. Kingdoms have fallen, nations are in war and something dark, something unknown, is spreading like a plague.

When I say this story is huge, I mean HUGE. It’s probably the one that requires the most time and work because it’s set in a made-up world that is divided into three sections, there’s an ancient made-up language that is brought up a lot, there are so-far over 50 races (I may scrap some, but I may also add new ones) with their own cultures and there are over 10 maincharacters (they’re like a crew and travel by ship) plus a lot of other important characters.

I’ll talk more about it another time.
Things to note about the story though is that

1. all races have either horns (where 1 to 2 is common and 3 to 4 is rare) or antlers (also quite rare), and
2. all races/nations have so-called “Crowns” which is what they call their Kings/Queens/Emperors/Empresses and everyone looks up to them as Gods/Goddesses.
Again, I’ll talk more about that as well later.

More importantly (and to get to the point of this doodle), the world is as I said divided into three sections. The Sky World (all people who live there are called Yalan btw), the Land World and the Ocean World. There could be argued to be a 4th world, the "Night World", though it’s just a small independent region in the Sky World.

As there are Crowns, there’s also The Crown, who is honestly more of a God than royalty. The Crown is the, let’s say spirit, who chooses Crowns and is said to be the source of all life.

But Crowns can be replaced, and it’s not a title you inherit. When a King or Queen dies, their royalty returns to The Crown who then chooses a new King or Queen. It could be the child of the previous Crown, but it could also be a mere commoner. The Crown's word is absolute, so no one argues over it no matter who is chosen.

There are special cases though, those who are not Kings or Queens over just one nation but their whole world. And among those we have the Sky/Sun Queen, who is - surprise surprise - the Queen of The Sky World.
We also have the Night/Moon King, the Ocean Queen, and the Desert King. Self-explanatory.

These “World Crowns” are immortal (in other words eternal life, they could still be killed though) and can only be replaced by their offspring or, if they have no children, then someone who has proven their worth.

The whole world is in chaos, and to make it worse both the Night King and Ocean Queen have fallen and the Desert King has been missing for . As these Crowns appear very rarely, no one knows anything about the Sky Queen’s status as of yet.

SO YEAH, A WALL-OF-TEXT-I-HADN’T-PREPARED-FOR LATER…,this is concept art of the Sky Queen’s outfit.

Wow, that was long. Can’t believe I keep all of this in my head.
Okay, I’m off to bed now, yeah, just gonna leave this right here, kthxbye.

bosmitze:

Awesome tips

(Source: hi-fluent)

millilicious:

starrify-everything:

Please tell me if any of the links aren’t working

Faces:

Face Tutorial

Quick Face Tutorial

Profile Anatomy

Drawing Heads

Basic Head Layout

How to Draw Ears

Drawing Noses

How To Draw Mouths

Lips

Lips Ref

Semi-Realistic Eye Tutorial

Tips for Drawing Eyes

Manga Eye Tutorial

Pixel Eye

Expressions

Step by Step Expressions

How to Avoid the Same Face

Head Angles

Beards

Hair:

Drawing Hair In Pencil

How To Draw Braids

Another Braid tutorial

Headband Braid Tutorial

How To Draw Hair

Hair Tutorial

Another Hair Tutorial

Also Another Hair Tutorial

Tutorial: Hair

Tutorial for Hair

Simple Hair Tutorial

Hairstyle Tutorial

50 Male Hairstyles Revamped 

Let’s Do Hair!

Curls

Pixel Hair Tutorial

Manga Boys Hair Tutorial

Bodies:

A Guide to Drawing the Human Body

How To Draw Hands

Hand Tutorial

Hand Gestures

More Hand Gestures

Arm Tutorial

Feet Drawing Guide

Foot Tutorial

Drawing Feet

Knees

Sitting Poses

Drawing Torsos

Abs Tutorial

Clothes and Accessories:

Clothing Tutorial (Notes)

How to Draw Flower Crowns

Helmets and Hats

Hoods

Fashion

How to Draw Tights

Jeans

Boot Tutorial

Plaid Tutorial

Lace Tutorial

Armour Tutorial

Creatures:

Wings

Folded Wings

Tutorial on Creature Design

Bat Wings on Humans

Pegasus Wings

Animal Legs on Humans

Dragon Tutorial

Dragon Wing Tutorial

Dragon Hands and Feet Tutorial

Dragon Mouth Tutorial

Dragon Head Tutorial

Dragon Scales

Clawed Hand Tutorial

Basic Horn Tutorial

Sauropod Tutorial

How to Draw Centaurs

Werewolf Anatomy

Animals/insects:

Animal Noses

Basic Animal Anatomy

Paw Tutorial

Fur Tutorial

Pixel Fur Tutorial

Painting Fur

Ponies

Horse Tutorial

Horse Proportions

Horse Hooves

Horse Legs

Dog Anatomy

Simple Dog Tutorial

Wolf Paw Tutorial

Wolf Head Tutorial

Drawing a Wolf

Canine Leg Tutorial

Feline Comparison

Big Cat Paw Tutorial

Lion Head Tutorial

Cat Faces Tutorial

Snow Leopard Tutorial

Tiger Tutorial

Fox Tutorial

Rabbit Drawing Tips

Butterfly Tutorial

Rat Tutorial

Owl Anatomy

Feather Tutorial

Bear Anatomy

Objects:

Glowing Stuff

How to Draw 3D Rooms

Gun Ref

Slime Tutorial

Chain Tutorial

Gemstone Tutorial

Bullet Metal Tutorial

Lightsaber Tutorial

Gold Coin Tutorial

Jewel Tutorial

Nature/Food:

Tree Tutorial

How to Create Stars (With Photoshop)

Stars Tutorial

How to Draw Clouds

How to Draw a Rose

Simple Roses

Grass Tutorial

Another Grass Tutorial

Quick Grass Tutorial

Bush Tutorial

Rain Tutorial

Water Tutorial

Underwater Tutorial

Fire Tutorial

Snow Tutorial

Light Tutorial

Light Sparkle Tutorial

Mountain Tutorial

Another Mountain Tutorial

Moon Tutorial

How to Draw a Apple

Strawberry Tutorial

Colours:

The Psychology of Colour

How To Colour

Colour Blender

Colour Scheme Designer

Colour Meanings For Roses

Color Hex

Colour Harmony

Skin Colour Palette

Pastel Colours

Greyscale Tutorial

Colouring Cloth

Hair Colouring

Photoshop Colouring Tutorial

Other:

Pixel Art Tutorial

Another Pixel Art Tutorial

Photoshop Brushes

Photoshop Layers Tutorial

Glitch Effect (with Photoshop)

Gimp Soft Shading

Blending Tutorial

Free Digital Sculpting Tool

Skeleton Drawing Tool

Repeating Pattern Tutorial

Free Art Programs

Silk - Interactive Generative Art

Creativity Cards

Don’t Know What to Draw?

better than school tbh

gavinosbornedrors:

howtodrawcomics:

When it comes to creating characters, sometimes it’s easy to let them slip into the same old stock standard set of body types. Basically clones with a few props, hairdos and make up to spice things up a bit. After a while, having the same actor play dress up for every character gets kinda boring…

It’s tough to break the habit too, especially when you’re taught a single set way to draw. Not to say having a solid construction method is ever a bad thing, as long as it doesn’t confine your creativity.

Check out these nifty tips and pointers by jeinu to give each of your comic book characters their own a unique flavour of memorable originality.

(To download these at full res simply hit the options menu and click download, otherwise head on over to jeinu’s DeviantArt Tutorial Gallery at http://jeinu.deviantart.com/gallery/25335623/Tutorials )

This is important, and something I super need to improve on. All these tips and stuff for drawing are crazy useful and very, very appreciated. 

artrubzow:

If you cant attend life drawing sessions. This is the best thing for you

Let me show you something I recently found : Croquis Cafe!

You get to see models of different colors and shapes in a life drawing setting. They move and breath while posing (breathing like in real life :O) ambient music is playing in the background and you have 1, 2  and 5 minute sessions. I find it very helpful , you should try it.

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tagged: #yumikarp #Pokemon

yumikarp:

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Did you guys know my favourite Normal-type is Nyarth/Meowth?
Dare I say it’s my second general favourite after Magikarp?

I used to have a Shiny Meowth called Vanilla, but it turned out to be a fake. I loved her so much but I couldn’t transfer her to X. orz

Here’s process btw (colour is all on one layer).

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captain-harrie:

i draw hands using lots of boxes???

oR WELL thats what im visualising in my head i actually jsut draw some vague bullshit

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then build the hand from that

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bUT the boxes are there in my head thats what im picturing

u should all practice hands using pixelovely for ref tho

(Source: captainharrie)

artists-help:

Redlines with useful advice!

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Redlines with some useful advice.

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More redlines!

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It helps to review someone’s redlines.