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What's are you advice on improving to be able to draw like the old masters.
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>>5777009
Still he had different beliefs, as clearly he didn't think he was going straight to hell just for punching holes in some dead guy's scrotum.
Art continued to advance together with secularization until the early of the 20th century when the modernists showed up to shit all over everything. They must have been God's punishment for Man's hubris.
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>>5777142
Renaissance>early 20th century art
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>>5777142
> Still he had different beliefs, as clearly he didn't think he was going straight to hell just for punching holes in some dead guy's scrotum
Yup, that's exactly my point. Plenty of people seem to struggle to go beyond blindly following rules.

Just look at atheism/evolution: most people act as if it was rock solid truth, still can't prove/disprove anything, nor understand any of the underlying reasoning. It's not necessarily that they are stupid, but they aren't brave, courageous enough to go against the crowd.

And that's understandable to some degree: going against the crowd often is a difficult position to reach & maintain. All major historical/spiritual figures met such issues (Christ, Socrates, Shakyamuni, etc.)

> They must have been God's punishment for Man's hubris.
I can but encourage you to study the situation from multiple, equally reasonable points of view. Take the time to observe Nature, as all ancient people did; painting is a fantastic activity.

I don’t want people to draw porn of my characters and the thought of that happening greatly demoralizes me from drawing.
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>>5777103
Trust me when I tell you no one will EVER care enough about your characters to even draw them, let alone draw porn of them
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relevant
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>>5777152
yes
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>>5777103
I wish the oc threads had lewd posting as well

Like, how long before someone can simply tell an AI the instructions to draw their perfect waifu and thus 99.99% of coomer artists lose their job?
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>>5775271
Never ever.
Ai can't do style and it can't do things that don't exist. Sure it can make "cartoons" but it can't differentiate between adventure time and wow wow wubsy. Sure it can make buildings but it can't do exaggerated American neo Gothic urban architecture.
Ai can't do anything really.
>>5776242
You're a fucking retard.
All if those things require the ai being able to analyze your art and measure it in such a way that it can tell when to give you that advice and how.
Sure, maybe it will be able to detect perspective issues in simulated photography, but it can't manage perspective errors in an episode of dragon ball. It wouldn't even be able to see it without insane amounts of training and giving results is a whole other problem.

Also another reality is that there already is no barrier to being an artist in terms of physical ability. With just the default tools offered in csp or krita you can make pretty much anything already. There is no possible line that can't be made with the curve tool or the straight tool and stamps make consistency a breeze.
For as long as there have been curve tools and straights (physical or digital) you've never actually needed to learn the physical mechanics of drawing. It's just that 99% of people have too large an ego to use those tools and too easily bored to learn anyways.
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>>5775568
AI are smarter than average human, the reason they aren't allowed to be popular are anti-semite
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>>5776303
i've met maybe like a couple of game devs that enjoy the modeling or sprite work aspect of it, but i haven't really seen any other connection

>>5776363
>But like 50% of the time I'm watching someone on stream who's doing art they're a CSfag.
what if it's not because they're a programmer that they have any special ability but more because the tech industry offers the freedom to go for other hobbies?

>>5776550
>For as long as there have been curve tools and straights (physical or digital) you've never actually needed to learn the physical mechanics of drawing.
kek i've actually been thinking about this a couple nights ago what the point of me trying to make cleaner lines is when i could just fucking let the computer generate a pixel perfect circle
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>>5776242
>AI will be able to correct advanced perspective issues, like foreshortened limbs reaching out to the camera. You'll also start seeing anatomy correction
Aren't these already thing since doing 3D is a thing?
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The photobashing concept artists are probably the first ones to get laid off due to AI.

I want to learn the fundies japanese people learn, not the filthy westerner ones, I want to learn the way of the asian waifu trap
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>>5777099
When a westerner tries to pretend they know manga they end up being so cringe and shit
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>>5777100
the irony here is scalding
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>>5776712
Yes.
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>>5777106
You wish

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>>5776597
batman posted though? or are you joking?
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>>5776454
GOT IT, NEVER MIND! THANK YOU KINDLY BATMAN!
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Update for confused people.
Everything works now, batman anon fixed it.
lH5EmCza#wjBOSART8P0szkDrS4GomQ
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>>5773229
Batman, if this truly is your last time posting, just wanted to say thanks. You are based AF
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Can someone with cgpeers account check if any of those lectures are online? thanks
lH5EmCza#wjBOSART8P0szkDrS4GomQ

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I'm willing to draw anything, even the F word, thx.
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Create some furry/lgbt persona and network with furries. Some degenerate will pay you $200+ to draw their fursona sucking a fart out of an asshole.
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>>5773300
>Easy Commission Guide
1) Open Pixiv - search bookmarks for rgrk
2) Trace - use the rgrk to produce Fan Art
3) Add/Subtract Cock - make futa/yuri
4) Fetish Art - advertise on Baraag
>It's that easy. If you're caught, call it style.
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>>5773300
What about the L word?
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>>5773300
That's like 1 commission. Just get out there and present yourself, Invest in portfolio, research leads, write up potential clients.
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>>5777145
Uoooooh I’m gonna say the l word

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I mention that I'm an amateur beginner artist in my twitter bio even though I've been drawing for a while. It helps my brain distance itself from cope and reinforces the belief that I started not too long ago so I can let go of bad art habits.
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>>5777049
keep drawing your ocdonuts steals, the last thing an employer wants to see you draw is someone else ideas, which defeats the purpose of hiring you.
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what the fuck is this
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>>5777049
You should make use of art prompt generators and character generators.
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>>5777049
Yeah same. I realized that my technical ability is no longer the problem, it's the fact that I have no ideas anymore. I don't know what changed.
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>>5777144
>>5777049
Why do you draw in the first place if you don't have a goal to achieve.
I am at a skill level that I am comfortable with (obviously I still have huge rooms for improvement) but my problem is that I am drawing too slowly to satisfy my own need to draw.

>>5777062
what does a search ban mean?
You can tweet but people won't see your tweet outside of your own followers?

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Why do i draw like a toddler?
Is there a scientific explanation into why some people draw like toddlers by default and some others draw ok-ish by default?
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>>5776623
Did you hone your skills?
If not why would it improve that much?
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>>5776627
>>5776631
based
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>>5776623
>I am an adult so I should automatically draw like an adult
>why some people does better in x skill while some doesn't by default

are you legitimately retarded
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>>5776623
Its because your idea of "drawing like an adult" is flawed and biased. Adults are just big fat children anyways, there's not much different.
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>>5776623
you lack practice and training.
you lacked interest in drawing as a child, so you didnt even try.

Holy fuck this is incredible.
Why are coomer artists so fucking talented?
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>>5776809
She can't fake her orgasms.
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futanigs should be fucking killed
you lots are next after trannies all 40% themselves
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>>5776809
I like to contrast between cute soft female body and feminine vulnerability and masculine endurance, strength and virility. It's the ambivalence.
>>5776841
Something like this I don't enjoy that much. There is no dichotomy.
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>>5776809
Probably low self esteem and autogynephilia, among other things
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>>5776809
faggots loving dicks, but don't want to go all the way and fap to trannies

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Is it too soulless if i learn to draw for pocketmoney? Like I want some vidya, skincare stuff. But I want to be a NEET too! And my government nor parents will not give me money. Yes I know it sounds immature but im only 27.

Anyhow is it too soulless to draw to make money?
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>>5776605
>Captcha in post
Kek
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>>5776572
you can draw for money and draw for yourself in your own time. If you're going to draw for money and you truly love art, you'll still find some sort of value either way even if the subject matter isn't your favorite.
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>>5776605
im not da best but i dont practice much

had a tryhard period when i did tho

was it fun?

haha probably not, anatomy and perspective books made me sleeeeeeeeeeeepy
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>>5776644
The concepts are beautifully anon, the crabs are likely uncreative and can't see how beautifully your style will develop if you put in the time
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>>5776972
insidious crab

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How true is this, /ic/?
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And what do I need to be able to do if I want to be able to draw the picture on the right?
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>>5776568
pyw
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>>5776568
t.
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>>5776610
Fucking lol
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You dont need to be amazing at trad to be a Digilet.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hX_cIzpiluY

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Why is Frank Fazetta style art not popular anymore?
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>>5774983
Feeling like your work becomes soulless when you "try hard" is a pretty common feeling. You aren't alone there. That said, I think what happens is you create some expectation and raises stress while also limiting your creativity.

Just go with the flow and know that the image is done when you say it is. That comes easier as you gain more knowledge--kind of like once you learn your characters special moves/frame data. After that it's just seeing what happens and adapting.

Looking at your sketchbook drawings shows me you do have talent. Learn to relax and draw what you want to draw.
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>>5774658
lol cope retard, if you have developed speed watercolor is in many ways superior
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>>5771097
its bad
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>>5771097
Farzetta has, in some capacity, influenced 90% of illustrators working today. Basically your favorite artist's favorite artist.
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Because he was a cuck

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Post refences for figure drawing, anatomy study, mechanical objects, etc. Anything that qualifies as a reference photo
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>>5777060
Nice, she looks like she just got fucked
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>>5777060
sauce
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>>5775500

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Draw someone's OC or post your own. All skill levels are welcome.

Rules:

1: Post a brief backstory if your OC has one.

2: Keep it fairly SFW please.

3: This is NOT a request thread, also posting your OC also isn't a guarantee that someone will draw your character/ exchange deliveries. Regardless please consider exchanging drawings with your fellow anons as it's what keeps these threads going.

4: Character/ Lore Dumps are allowed, just be sure to specify that you're not posting with the expectation of getting deliveries.

5: Be sure to thank Drawfrens for their hard work as soon as you can, it's just common courtesy :)

Previous thread:>>5749757
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>>5776950

Gotta love when it comes out sideways.

Anyways, a little bit of lore about this character. She's a descendant of the Skraelings, theyre essentially Aztecs combined with Vikings who then interbred (my world lore has it so that the erik the red figure ended up colonizing america and uniting with the natives to develop a new nation that planned to reverse colonize Europe.

Anyways, the Skraeling are batshit insane. They eat peoples hearts and want their own hearts to be eaten upon death.

Signe is a Skraeling who thought their pillaging was too easy and wanted a challenge. She gets off to crushing peoples skulls with her bare hands and has devoted herself to acquiring a legendary flamberge sword, which she claims will be her "future husband". She does not bathe, smells like rotting flesh, and her hair is permanently dyed a brownish red due to the blood and gore knotted into it.
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>>5776945
>>5776950
>>5776963
>nice oc, anyway me me me me me...
this is why nobody joined your RP you're a self centered faggot
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>>5776963
>Aztecs combined with Vikings
Neat
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>>5775190
Here's a quick one
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>>5776945
DnD a shit

Make it WHFRP 2nd Ed and you'd have a deal.




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