[a / b / c / d / e / f / g / gif / h / hr / k / m / o / p / r / s / t / u / v / vg / vm / vmg / vr / vrpg / vst / w / wg] [i / ic] [r9k / s4s / vip / qa] [cm / hm / lgbt / y] [3 / aco / adv / an / bant / biz / cgl / ck / co / diy / fa / fit / gd / hc / his / int / jp / lit / mlp / mu / n / news / out / po / pol / pw / qst / sci / soc / sp / tg / toy / trv / tv / vp / vt / wsg / wsr / x / xs] [Settings] [Search] [Mobile] [Home]
Board
Settings Mobile Home
/ic/ - Artwork/Critique

[Advertise on 4chan]

Name
Options
Subject
Comment
Verification
4chan Pass users can bypass this verification. [Learn More] [Login]
File
  • Please read the Rules and FAQ before posting.

08/21/20New boards added: /vrpg/, /vmg/, /vst/ and /vm/
05/04/17New trial board added: /bant/ - International/Random
10/04/16New board for 4chan Pass users: /vip/ - Very Important Posts
[Hide] [Show All]


Happy 18th Birthday, 4chan!

Janitor acceptance emails will be sent out over the coming weeks. Make sure to check your spam box!


[Advertise on 4chan]

[Catalog] [Archive]

Welcome to /ic/. If you are looking to hone your creative skills, please consult these general resources:

One-Stop Beginners' Guide
The w/ic/i

And don't forget to HEED THE RULES

File: chk.jpg (1.56 MB, 2000x1333)
1.56 MB
1.56 MB JPG
Did you draw today?
If so then show me what you did.
If not then why didn't you?
Are you gonna draw tomorrow?
23 replies and 3 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5690251
Show me more of your work anon.
>>
>>5690968
Shiva is destroyer
>>
>>5691454
here.

>>5690966
i was messing around, so around 2 hours.

>>5690968
i don't know.
>>
File: 4 for 4.png (79 KB, 1132x874)
79 KB
79 KB PNG
>>5691097
Here ya go chief
>>
draw

File: 1634100102325.jpg (128 KB, 561x897)
128 KB
128 KB JPG
Art is _____
1 reply omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5694136
for homos
>>
corny
>>
Art is political. Art is inherently revolutionary.

All the politically neutral or apolitical artists are in fact secretly Right wing shit heads.


Black Lives Matter
>>
S U F F E R I N G
>>
>>5694136
not porn

I want to draw something with a scary ghost but I can’t figure out a good composition / pose that looks unnatural or weird.

Weird poses and ghosts reference thread?
1 reply omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5692306
>Weird poses and ghosts reference
contortionists do weird poses
having a figure pose like an animal outside of its species (human like a lizard, dog like a person, etc)

The tone and setting can be more effective than just focusing on figure poses.
>out of place figures (dirty clothed girl climbing out of clean tub, clown in sewer, etc)
>figure looking directly at viewer
>semi or fully obscured figure
>visibly misplaced emotions relative to commonplace setting (sinister grin at birthday party, etc)
>bad shit happening in bad places (war, etc.; may end up conveying more sadness than fright)
>body horror (parts where they shouldn't be or warped)
>isolation
>common phobias (filth, insects, etc)
Lots to work with. But no skeletons, too spooky.
>>
>>5692324
I’ve never seen this. Unnerving
>>
File: 1631050646854.jpg (19 KB, 527x687)
19 KB
19 KB JPG
>>
>>5693341
Stop
>>

File: 43264236.png (367 KB, 1171x831)
367 KB
367 KB PNG
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: >>5688963
166 replies and 70 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
File: test2.png (438 KB, 1500x1500)
438 KB
438 KB PNG
Give it to me straight bros...

I'm not going to make it, am I?

I've been practicing from scratch for 2 weeks and this is all I have to show for it. About to kill myself.
>>
>>5694150
It's not good but don't hang yourself over it, everyone drew like absolute garbage when they first started out.
take a few days off and come back at it again, if you don't give up you will achieve something of value one day.
>>
>>5694150
Don't kill yourself anon. There's so much more to life other than art. What would your parents think if you killed yourself? Your friends? Family?
Just because you can't draw a face...
>>
>>5694150
I spent nearly 1 year of lollygagging dont beat yourself up
>>
File: IMG_20210724_151906.jpg (1.02 MB, 1571x2284)
1.02 MB
1.02 MB JPG
How can I make it look more realistic?

File: 232132312354546.jpg (691 KB, 1759x1438)
691 KB
691 KB JPG
Has any of /ic artists joined the NFT scene beside him?
88 replies and 16 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5693490
It's not the fault of Crypto if you don't do your due diligence and fall for obvious rug pulls and pump and dumps. You're the type that has stupid money, goes into a market, buys shit out of the whim of others fueled by euphoria and hype with zero fundamentals and then complains about losing it all to an asset with the name Inu in it and having the gall to ask where was the government to protect your dumbass.
>>
File: 1634374390255.jpg (33 KB, 460x485)
33 KB
33 KB JPG
>>5689390
You can also use your artistic skills to write colorful ransom letters or your Photoshop skills to trick people with fake documents, businesses and all sorts of creative work.

Why don't you do it?
Is it because it's illegal?

I personally don't do it because it's immoral, just like NFTs. You uncivilized nigger.
>>
File: 1575906897069.jpg (100 KB, 1062x1062)
100 KB
100 KB JPG
>>5693609
You just won't do it purely out of principal because you refuse to accept that somebody else is right and would much rather miss out on the greatest wealth transfer you'll probably ever see in your life. I've never seen such a self absorbed and egocentric remark until now so if it is your ego that gets in the way of improving your quality of life you deserve nothing but dogshit.
>>
Is Azto that desperate for money? Damn son, how poor are you?
>>
File: 1251423.jpg (92 KB, 800x424)
92 KB
92 KB JPG
The whole "muh energy" argument is retarded, I have my qualms with crypto and NFTs especially but energy is probably the least of their problems. If they actually turn out to be popular enough for widespread use, the world will simply adapt to a huge part of energy output being dedicated to blockchains, it might even result in a renewable energy boom and new breakthroughs in personal solar (or other) types of tech to offset the power requirement.

Imagine if hundreds of years ago, when everyone held all their wealth in personal belongings and rare metals at home or similarly close and guarded places, that in a couple hundred years time everyone will hold all their wealth in private yet government backed institutions that will have dozens of brick and mortar locations even in small towns let alone big cities, that they will each need to employ hundreds of workers, that new advanced tech systems will be invented to keep track of everything, that it will require enormous resources just to keep running and that it will require payment in forms of fees, etc, they would think of it as a huge waste of space, time, and money just to do something they already have taken care of. Banks eventually came to be seen as a natural evolution, and blockchain tech might end up being the same in the future, people in the future might think it was insane for us to let banks handle everything instead of putting the responsibility of the ledger on every individual in a decentralized system.

Same thing with public vs personal transport, we just get used to these giant inefficient wastes of natural resources and conveniences, because they offer other conveniences people found more important. If crypto can take away any power away from the banks, I wish it all the best.

Is being an edgy artist still a great way to get a following?
39 replies and 2 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5693479
Thomas Sowell debunked this shit back in 1980.
Why do people still spew objectively incorrect statements like this?
>>
File: 1629078901491.png (212 KB, 473x475)
212 KB
212 KB PNG
>>
>>5693479
>all these replies
why don't you fags understand that it doesn't matter if it's true or not? you're not looking for accuracy here, you're trying to profit from retarded zoomers who think they know a lick of politics
>>
>>5693178
>SIR
who?
>>
>>5693516
You are next after them and no one will think of you as a hero

What's happening? If 5 years ago you told me that a gaijin could animate something like this for anime, I wouldn't believe you. Just how fast are they learning, and will Japanese animators get replaced by them?

Also, did this just prove that Asian Genes are just a meme?
7 replies and 1 image omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5693917
Well, I'm much smarter than you, that's for sure.
>>
>>5693935
he've been poosting since 2016 in youtube
look at his progressm it's called practice
yenyen in yt
>>
>>5693906
Westerners also can write and draw a good manga and an anime, and of course everyone else, but they don't do that because Japan have a strict rules (like a China on technology companies) and don't have a budget and wish. It's not a magic.
>>
>>5693906
>unneducated retard again assuming that he needs asian jeans to GMI
>despite anime being copied from old school disney & asians taking a bunch of inspo from west (just as west takes from east)
>>
>>5693961
it differentiates on a whole another level though. The limited Kanada-style animation would probably considered abomination by some retard western purist. But it's just as good as full animation.

File: salt.jpg (834 KB, 956x1226)
834 KB
834 KB JPG
Welcome to /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.

Previous thread - >>5664193

>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
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/.

>Community Resources
FellowBro's Book Collection
>mediafire.com/?i44dwzkf9j9n8

Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
150 replies and 40 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
File: hai23.jpg (3.09 MB, 1913x3879)
3.09 MB
3.09 MB JPG
god i h8 color calibration
>>
>>5693872
Don't do a anime triangle chin with that level of rendering on the body, it looks silly.
>>
>>
>>5694112
anatomy
>>
>>5693836
>>5692983
>in her dress? or naked? same proportions?
CMON MAN

File: planes-2.jpg (34 KB, 319x480)
34 KB
34 KB JPG
A thread for all sorts of questions that don't need their own thread. I think the last one died already.
168 replies and 40 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
how long did it take *you* in particular to start feeling comfortable with "feeling the form" while practicing boxes, cylinders, contours on organic shapes, 1p/2p perspective, etc.?
i just want an idea of other peoples' experiences, not that i'll base my study off of whether or not i get nice-sounding answers
>>
Does Clip Studio Paint works on Windows 11?
>>
>>5688264
based
>>
>>5693688
like 2 years lol
>>
File: test2.png (438 KB, 1500x1500)
438 KB
438 KB PNG
>>5677847
How do I actually learn to draw? I studied Loomis but still suck. How do I know where to actually add shadow and how do I do it? And how can I improve my observational skills and stop symbol drawing?

File: 1625079873858.png (173 KB, 359x201)
173 KB
173 KB PNG
Why people are so horny? I'm tired of seeing coom art getting more views than religious art, we need more Jesus art
108 replies and 16 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
File: Prog 01.jpg (2.24 MB, 1011x1385)
2.24 MB
2.24 MB JPG
>>5693947

Right now I'm drawing for money, dingus, and clients don't like it when you share internal documents.

Also, I know it's hard to keep track of time in Covid-world, but that's from 4 months ago.

Here's something I haven't had time to finish.
>>
>>5693539
It's as make believe as any other fantasy story you ever heard. It's fucking santa for adults that cannot evolve past children mentality.
>>5693543
God has been dead for a while lol.
Societies with less religion are more advanced in terms of culture, art and science.
Humanism morals are much much better than that racist, misogynistic, homophobic crap that is written in the bible.

Religionfags are a fucking joke.
>>
>>5693556
>>5693970
>Right now I'm drawing for money
Very low bar. Your figures are very flat and with bad proportions. Very amateurish.
>>
File: bars.jpg (42 KB, 967x522)
42 KB
42 KB JPG
>>5690759
Cool graph
>>
>>5694142

Do you get paid for your art?

File: image_2021-10-14_221225.png (237 KB, 1200x628)
237 KB
237 KB PNG
You know the drill.
62 replies and 18 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5693644
That looks, great and I'm happy you had fun drawing it as well. Keep up the good work.
>>
based
>>
>>5693644
I could see this being a MAD mag cover
>>
>>5693644
this is fucking vile and I hate looking at it.
Great job!
>>
>>5694141
>this is fucking vile and I hate looking at it.
I mean, is a drawing of nick so....

File: u_EUTkaR_400x400.jpg (29 KB, 400x400)
29 KB
29 KB JPG
You don't lie about your sex online for follows, do you anon?
220 replies and 38 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5693933
Respect
>>
>>5692403
Holy Jesus, her face does wild things to me.
>>
>>5692403
I want marms to peg me while she insults my art and calls me a worthless NGMI beg.
>>
>>5694016
I think bbcchan is unironically a homosexual
>>
>>5692474
seethe harder roastie

File: ts.png (771 KB, 1200x589)
771 KB
771 KB PNG
The types of threads on this board:
>how do i draw this?
>how do i get followers?
>how do i make money?
>Is this worth it?
>is this a meme?
>Post drawings you like but never post your work
>Talk about yourself and try to get attention
>Post porn you like without talking about the art
>Personal blogs
>Drama about literal whos
>ligamemeneuroplasticityasianjeans
>Do you like this? I like this. You're not allowed to dislike this.
>discussing art?
>no one cares

Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
18 replies and 4 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5694051
>concept art not popular anymore

thank god
photobashing nigs should get nuked from orbit
>>
>>5694044
Threads don't change board culture. Good posts do. If you seek change, post work, spread positivity, be genuine and helpful. Be the change you want to see on /ich/
>>
>>5694051
>concept art not popular anymore
Hmm. GOOD!
>>
>>5694041
So, you expect a bunch of strangers to be as educated as yourself in such specific subjects and get mad because they aren't?
I dunno, anon, seems to me like you're more about circlejerking than actually trying to discuss anything.
Try plebbit.
>>5694044
Is the thread archived? Got any links to it?
>>5694051
16' is where this site went all to shit due to election tourists, so it makes sense.
>The only way to win is to leave this board behind for good. Most oldfags left for a reason... (or became cynical and jaded)
You're not wrong.
>>5694056
This anon gets it.
We can banter and call each other fags, but we should always try to lift each other up in the end.
>>
>>5694063
>So, you expect a bunch of strangers to be as educated as yourself in such specific subjects and get mad because they aren't?
Are you a retard? Underage? Basic art history is not too specific a subject to be educated about on an art board. If you want to be a movie director, you are supposed to know shit about cinematography. Yes or no? Is it this too complicated to understand?

File: lsgftrop-spel.png (3.58 MB, 2405x1700)
3.58 MB
3.58 MB PNG
Previous Thread:>>5675481

>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

Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
85 replies and 12 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>5693160
Drawing exercises and short gestures
Sounds weird, but squeezing out a drawing takes time. Doing a couple small gestures or posing a few torsos until you find one you like enough to keep going can help.
>>
File: file.png (598 KB, 637x898)
598 KB
598 KB PNG
>>5691144
a wip, thoughts?
>>
>>5694111
The body looks like a short women's, children are skinny or just kinda chubby with not much defined curves or much defined features at all
>>
File: file.png (438 KB, 743x907)
438 KB
438 KB PNG
>>5694132
Good call. I decided to lean more lanky than chubby but you were right it was too curvy and 'mature' looking.
>>
>>5694144
not him but that's way better, right calf could be a bit slimmer though IMO.




Delete Post: [File Only] Style:
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
[Disable Mobile View / Use Desktop Site]

[Enable Mobile View / Use Mobile Site]

All trademarks and copyrights on this page are owned by their respective parties. Images uploaded are the responsibility of the Poster. Comments are owned by the Poster.